grid variation


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grid variation

[′grid ‚ver·ē¦ā·shən]
(navigation)
In grid navigation, the angular difference between grid north and magnetic north.
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grid variation

grid variation
The angular difference between grid north and magnetic north. It is measured east or west from grid north and is also called a grivation or grid magnetic angle.
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