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An instrument used for measuring the magnitude and direction of a magnetic field.

mag′ne·to·met′ric (-tə-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
mag′ne·tom′e·try n.
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Gravimetric and magnetometric measurements for magnetic declination determination for topographic maps (scale 1:50 000) were started in 2007 by the Latvian Geospatial Information Agency.
In 2008, magnetometric measurements and borings have revealed the lower causeway that leads to the Lower Temple of the Bent Pyramid.
Airborne Tensor Magnetic Gradiometry-The Latest Progress of Airborne Magnetometric Technology.
Based on the general information included within the ANH Exploration and Production Information Service-EPIS such as longitude and location of several seismic programs, gravimetric, magnetometric, and geochemical location coverage along with well distribution performed during the exploratory history of Colombia, information distribution densities have been determined from territory area discretization (e.
However, it was previously shown that the replacement of the lamp by a resonant laser can lead to an appreciable gain in magnetometric sensitivity [3,4].
The structure of the crystalline basement displayed on the map is based on the results of complex (petrographical, petrophysical, and geochemical) investigations of 32 500 m of drill cores of crystalline rocks from 490 drill holes, as well as on the information obtained by gravimetric and magnetometric survey.
There are also reports on early Holocene and Pharaonic period finds and occupations and one on magnetometric survey.
The company is also considering the realisation of a high-density airborne magnetometric survey.