Accession Number : AD0766762

Title :   On Marine Geodesy--From Materials of the General Assembley of the IUSS (15th) (O Morskoi Geodezii--Po Materialam XV Generaloi Assamblei MGGS),

Corporate Author : DEFENSE MAPPING AGENCY AEROSPACE CENTER ST LOUIS MO TECHNICAL TRANSLATION BRANCH

Personal Author(s) : Malakhov,B. M.

Report Date : JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The paper discusses marine geodesy; namely, that part of geodesy which has the mission of studying methods of measurement in order to obtain the mutual positions of points at sea and the aqueous environment. It takes into consideration the methods for the processing of acquired measurements; examination of the problems of the determination of the earth's form and dimensions; studying the variations of the earth's figure and gravitational field associated with the influence of internal and external processes taking place in the earth and beyond its limits. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GRAVITY, MARINE GEOPHYSICS), MEASUREMENT, TIDES, USSR

Subject Categories : Geodesy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE