Accession Number : AD0778794

Title :   On the Question of Deformation of the Geoid (K Voprosu o Deformatsii Geoida),

Corporate Author : DEFENSE MAPPING AGENCY AEROSPACE CENTER ST LOUIS AIR FORCE STATION MO TECHNICAL TRANSLATION SECTION

Personal Author(s) : Shatalova,E. M.

Report Date : APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The paper investigates the problem of the geoid deformation caused by the compensation of topographic masses according to the Airy-Heiskanen procedure. This procedure was selected as more acceptable in the physical sense and repeatedly verified by seismic investigations. The presence of regional compensation is presupposed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Gravity, *Earth models, Data reduction, Deformation, Topography, Translations, USSR

Subject Categories : Geodesy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE