Magnetic compass

Magnetic compass

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Caption: Magnetic compass. Stroboscopic image of a compass on a map. The magnetised needle of the compass is seen in several locations due to the multiple flashes of the strobe. The needle is able to swing freely, indicating the direction of magnetic north on the graduated dial by aligning with local lines of magnetic force.

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Keywords: cardinal points, compass, device, direction finding, equipment, exploration, exploring, geography, instrument, magnetic, map, moving, multi-flash, multiple flash, navigation, orientation, orienteering, spinning, strobe, stroboscopic, technology

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