Accession Number:

AD0766552

Title:

A Nomogram for Computing the Eotvos Correction (Nomogramma dlya Vychisleniya Popravki Etvesha),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE MAPPING AGENCY AEROSPACE CENTER ST LOUIS AFS MO TECHNICAL LIBRARY/TRA NSLATION SECTION

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

In gravity measurements when a ship is in motion, it is necessary to introduce a correction for the effect of the ships course and speed the Eotvos correction. For quick computation a nomogram is proposed, by means of which, according to known values of course, speed and latitude, the Eotvos correction is at once determined correct to 1 mgal.

Subject Categories:

  • Underwater and Marine Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE