grid north


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grid north

The northerly or zero direction indicated by the grid datum of directional reference.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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The relationship between a magnetic course and a grid course, gri-vation or (GV), is the angular difference between magnetic north and grid north. As you see on the notice, this assumes a convergence factor of 1.0.
Other states in the Middle East and North Africa have also drawn up ambitious plans for rail systems that could eventually connect with the GCC grid north through Iraq to Turkey--although right now Iraq's stability is uncertain--and the Mediterranean.
The high voltage cable of about 25 km operating at 245 kV is to connect to the grid north of Grenaa harbour.