Gravitational Atlas of Antarctica (Springer Geophysics) by Jaroslav Klokočník,Jan Kostelecký,Aleš Bezděk

By Jaroslav Klokočník,Jan Kostelecký,Aleš Bezděk

This ebook offers maps of Antarctica, exploring a number of elements of its traumatic geopotential and in keeping with the EIGEN 6C4 version, arguably the easiest gravitational box version presently on hand. It additionally offers the most recent info on Antarctica’s bedrock topography in accordance with Bedmap 2. In an intensive sequence of section maps the e-book highlights (i) a gravity anomaly (disturbance), (ii) the Marussi tensor of the second one derivatives of the stressful geopotential, (iii) invariants and their ratios, (iv) the strike attitude, and (v) digital deformations.

Due to their a number of levels of sensitivity to the density contrasts of causative our bodies lower than the Earth’s floor, those maps offer many info that experience various capability geo-applications. They consultant the reader throughout the complete continent, in segments divided by way of 30 levels of longitude, and during geodetic latitudes of among 60 and ninety levels south. each one section is complemented by means of unique zoom-in maps for chosen localities of particular interest.

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