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GRAVITY METER [1 record]

Record 1 2007-04-23


Subject field(s)
  • Scientific Instruments
  • Geophysics
  • Gravity (Physics)

An instrument used to measure minute differences in the gravitational pull of the earth at different locations.


These differences reveal certain facts about subsurface formations.


  • Instruments scientifiques
  • Géophysique
  • Pesanteur (Physique)

Instrument permettant la mesure de variations de l'accélération de gravité «g» d'un point en un autre ou en un même lieu [...]


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Instrumentos científicos
  • Geofísica
  • Gravedad (Física)

Aparato que cuantifica variaciones de la intensidad de la gravedad, basado en el efecto producido por ésta sobre una cierta masa.

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