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Why there are no EAST and WEST poles for earth just like SOUTH and NORTH ... ???

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Asked by Manoj M, 07 Feb '13 04:03 pm
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There are TWO poles each (in the north and south) - the geographic pole (the axis about which the earth spins) and the magnetic pole (aligned with the earth's magnetic field).

I have heard Mt. Everest referred to as the third pole in some cases.
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 07 Feb '13 04:08 pm

 
  
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Only God knows why
Answered by rajan, 08 Feb '13 08:23 am

 
  
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