Gravity base ties and gravimeter calibration line in western Saudi Arabia
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Published by Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey in Reston, VA .
Written in English


  • Gravity -- Saudi Arabia

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Statementby M.E. Gettings ; prepared for the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Jiddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
SeriesOpen-file report -- 85-26, U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 85-26
ContributionsSaudi Arabia. Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL13608624M

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