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AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 42 (1958)

Issue: 1. (January)

First Page: 220

Last Page: 220

Title: Gravity Exploration: ABSTRACT

Author(s): Raoul Vajk

Article Type: Meeting abstract


The relation between the gravity field of the earth and the various properties of the earth, its geology, and the mineral deposits is described. The instruments and methods used for investigating the gravity field of the earth and its anomalies are discussed, and, finally, the methods of interpreting the gravity anomalies, that is, the methods of determining the objectives of gravity exploration, are critically reviewed.

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