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GRAVITY MAP [1 record]

Record 1 2004-03-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Cartography
  • Gravity (Physics)
  • Geological Research and Exploration
DEF

A map of gravitational variations in an area displaying gravitational highs and lows.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Cartographie
  • Pesanteur (Physique)
  • Recherches et prospections géologiques
CONT

De même qu'il existe des cartes géographiques, il existe des cartes «gravimétriques» : elles indiquent les accélérations que la Terre nous fait subir selon les lieux.

OBS

gravimétrique : Relatif à la gravimétrie.

OBS

gravimétrie : Mesure de l'intensité de la pesanteur.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Cartografía
  • Gravedad (Física)
  • Investigaciones y prospecciones geológicas
DEF

Mapa en el que se representan los valores de la gravedad en una zona determinada.

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