Questions tagged [north-arrow]

A North Arrow is a graphical representation on a map which indicates the direction to North.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
5
votes
2answers
11k views

Meridian convergence. True north, magnetic north and grid north

I'm having difficulty wrapping my mind around meridian convergence, the horizontal angular distance between true north and grid north. Say I want to determine if a feature lies to the east or west ...
9
votes
1answer
41k views

How to put North Arrow and Scale on map in COMPOSER in QGIS 2.2.0

I am new to QGIS and the questions asked and answered here about the North Arrow do not seem to help me solve my problem below. In the main mapping pane of QGIS 2.2.0 Valmiera, I can add the scale ...
2
votes
2answers
550 views

Add complex north arrow to ArcMap?

How do you add this type of north arrow to ArcMap?