A compass is an instrument used for navigation and orientation that shows direction relative to the geographic cardinal directions. Magnetic Compass For Travel is a navigational instrument designed to align themselves with the Earth's magnetic field. They generally use a needle to indicate the direction of North, and prove to be invaluable when in the wilderness or out at sea. It comes with Large Font Size, Easy to Read and Ideal for locating positions on a map or in the field. Liquid filled compass for stability. Floating luminous dial. Ideal for locating positions on a map or in the field. Excellent for travel, hiking, camping and outdoor activities.