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# What is the optimun angle of declination?

###### Wiki User

###### 2007-05-18 00:15:46

Zero degrees! If the angle of declination is 0°, then magnetic

north is exactly the same as true north, making it much easier to

navigate. But really, there isn't any "optimum" angle. One angle is

just as good as another as long as you know how to correct for it

in the right way.

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