Accession Number:

AD0726521

Title:

Development of a Mercury Tiltmeter for Seismic Recording

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 1969-Mar 1970

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE CHARLES STARK DRAPER LAB DIV

Report Date:

1971-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

136.0

Abstract:

A seismic tiltmeter has been designed in a joint effort between the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Division of MIT and the MIT Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences. A pair of ninety-foot mercury pendulums were constructed and installed in a low noise site near Eilat, Israel.

Subject Categories:

  • Seismology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE