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Old 10-09-2013, 19:34   #1
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Magnetic Variance and ENC

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Is there any way to get magnetic variance info from ENC in OpenCPN? In other words: can we know how far our compass will differ from true north in a given region? Info which the compass rose from our old paper charts used to tell us.

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Hello,

Is there any way to get magnetic variance info from ENC in OpenCPN? In other words: can we know how far our compass will differ from true north in a given region? Info which the compass rose from our old paper charts used to tell us.

Thanks
There is a big discussion going on here....type magnetic variation and opencpn into search and you should be there!
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There is a big discussion going on here....type magnetic variation and opencpn into search and you should be there!
oops! I should've done that first

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