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The Earth's magnetic equator passes through Jos in Nigeria. At Jos, the


Question

The Earth's magnetic equator passes through Jos in Nigeria. At Jos, the

Options

A) angle of variation is zero

B) magnetic declination is 90

C) angle of dip is zero

D) horizontal component at the Earth's field is zero

The correct answer is C.

Explanation:

- angle of dip is zero at the magnetic equator
- angle of variation is the same as angle of declination.


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