How to know cardinal points by a watch
When we visit somewhere for the first time, we use a map to find some places. But when we look at a map, we sometimes have no idea which way is the north. Did you know your watch can tell you cardinal points?
- What you need
Just a watch
- How to know cardinal points
Hold a watch in your hand and point the hour hand of the watch to the sun. The direction right between the hour hand and the number 12 on the face of the watch is the south. If you turn to the opposite direction, you face the north. When you are facing the north, the right side is the east and the left side is the west.