What’s behind the Bangui magnetic anomaly? – The African country where compasses go haywire

………. “When geophysicists look at the globe, they don’t see national borders. Instead they see geological features like fault lines and tectonic plates, or, if they study geomagnetism, zones where the earth’s normal, needle-points-north magnetic field seems to go haywire. They map these anomalies by satellite and with ground surveys. When they look at the Central African Republic, something strange appears in the center of the country: a massive aberration known as the Bangui Magnetic Anomaly, ……….
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