If the magnetic bearing of the Sun at a place at noon is $\text{S} \; 2^{\circ} \; \text{E},$ the magnetic declination (in $\textbf{degrees}$) at that place is

1. $2^{\circ} \; \text{E}$
2. $2^{\circ} \; \text{W}$
3. $4^{\circ} \; \text{E}$
4. $4^{\circ} \; \text{W}$