Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : MAGVAR
FeatureName: Magnetic Variation
Alias : MAGVAR; Magnetic Declination
CamelCase : MagneticVariation
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : The angle between the magnetic and geographic meridians at any place, expressed in degrees east or west to indicate the direction of magnetic north from true north. Also called magnetic declination.
Reference :
Definition Source : IHO Hydrographic Dictionary, English
Similarity to Source : Identical
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : Unspecified
Management Details
Proposal Type : Supersession
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Standardize Item Name. Amend definition. Add definition source and similarity. Add INT1 and S-4 references. Add distinction.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-09-02
Accepted :
Amended : 2019-09-03
Successor : -
Predecessor : MAGVAR