magnetic south pole

magnetic south pole

n.
The southern pole of the earth's magnetic field, currently located in the Southern Ocean.
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1909: The magnetic South Pole was found by Ernest Shackleton.
1909 British explorer Ernest Shackleton finds magnetic south pole.
1906 - Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen discovers the Magnetic South Pole.
The devices output switch on with a magnetic south pole of sufficient strength to the part marking surface for SOT23 and SIP3, while SC59 packaged devices work with opposite pole for the same effect.
The output of the SOT23 and SIP3 packaged versions of these devices is switched on when a magnetic south pole of sufficient strength is presented to the part-marking surface, while the SC59 packaged devices work with the opposite pole for the same effect.
Edmond Halley introduced the isogonic lines or magnetic meridians in the southern hemisphere and Louis Duperrey situated the magnetic South Pole at 76[degrees]S and 135/6[degrees]E.
THE marker, known as the Ceremonial South Pole is circled by flags and stands yards from the magnetic South Pole - the pole indicated by compass.
He became one of the first men to reach the magnetic south pole, alongside Douglas Mawson and Professor Edgeworth David.
The result is a hugely refreshing book that details the historic and scientific impetus to locate the magnetic South Pole, to prove Darwin's theory of evolution, and to understand ice landscapes, and Southern Hemisphere meteorology and oceanography.
1909: Ernest Shackleton found the magnetic South Pole.
Then after being re-united with his family, he set off by sea to the Magnetic South Pole and a few months later led a group of novices on an Ultimate Challenge expedition to the North Magnetic Pole.
1 flight flew south from Melbourne over Tasmania and Macquarie Island to the magnetic south pole, the French base of Dumont d'Urville, Commonwealth Bay, where Don and Margie lived in their 2 meter by 3 meter hut, and the stunning glaciers, mountains and crevasses of Victoria Land.