Thank you for registering.

One of our academic counsellors will contact you within 1 working day.

Please check your email for login details.
MY CART (5)

Use Coupon: CART20 and get 20% off on all online Study Material

ITEM
DETAILS
MRP
DISCOUNT
FINAL PRICE
Total Price: Rs.

There are no items in this cart.
Continue Shopping

Define magnetic elements of earth......?????????????????

Define magnetic elements of earth......?????????????????

Grade:12th pass

1 Answers

Pawan Prajapati
askIITians Faculty 6606 Points
8 months ago
Answer :

Element of the earth’s magnetic field are:
1. Magnetic declination (θ): At a point on earth the magnetic meridian makes an angle with the geographic meridian. This angle is known as the magnetic declination or just declination.
2. Angle of dip (δ): It is the angle made by the direction of the earth’s total magnetic field with the horizontal direction.
3. Horizontal component of earth’s magnetic field (BH): It is the component of earth’s magnetic field along the horizontal direction.
So the angle of dip is the angle between earth’s magnetic field i.e. B and the horizontal component i.e. BH.

Thank you !

Think You Can Provide A Better Answer ?

Provide a better Answer & Earn Cool Goodies See our forum point policy

ASK QUESTION

Get your questions answered by the expert for free