I know that two magnetic field lines never intersect. However, I noticed that the radial magnetic field produced by two curved magnets has a point where all the magnetic field lines intersect, i.e. the center, as shown in the figure. Can anyone explain why it is so? radial magnetic field

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    $\begingroup$ Because the figure is inaccurate. $\endgroup$ – Emilio Pisanty Jul 18 '18 at 10:09
  • $\begingroup$ what should be the correct depiction of radial magnetic field? $\endgroup$ – phyphyphy Jul 18 '18 at 10:14
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    $\begingroup$ At the center, a homogeneous horizontal field. I'm also extremely skeptical of the behaviour near the edges (i.e. where N and S are in close proximity). $\endgroup$ – Emilio Pisanty Jul 18 '18 at 10:23

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