tiltmeter


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tiltmeter

(ˈtɪltˌmiːtə)
n
(Physical Geography) an instrument for measuring the tilt of the earth's surface
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The volcano continues to emit a high volume of sulfur dioxide measured at an average of 1,916 tons per day while GPS and tiltmeter readings indicate a sustained swelling of the volcano's slopes, the bulletin said.
Para realizar el test de Lunge se pedia al paciente que se colocase en una posicion de bipedestacion retrasase un pie hasta una posicion confortable y se le instruia para la realizar la FD de tobillo del pie adelantado midiendo con la aplicacion movil Tiltmeter (IntegraSoftHN --Carlos E.
and Wojewoda, J: 2011, Neotectonic activity interpreted from a long water-tube tiltmeter record at the SRC Geodynamic Laboratory in Ksiqz, Central Sudetes, SW Poland.
Recent advances in a number of scientific and technological fields (accurate astrometric reference star catalogs, development of digital imaging technology, high accuracy tiltmeter technology, and, most of all, geocentric coordinate availability using GNSS) have made it possible to use astrometric methods for accurate, fast and automated determination of vertical deflections.
The combination of Pinnacle's tiltmeter and microseismic technology has been brought into the customers' visualisation environment.
Tiltmeter of Self-balancing Potentiometer Type and Prospects for its Application for Earthquake Prediction.
Although the swelling is too subtle for scientists like Kauahikaua to see, they can measure the slight changes with a tool called a tiltmeter.
However, the Treatment Well Tiltmeter Instrument, developed by a team from the two companies headed by Eric Davis, allows drillers for the first time to measure the height and width of a well in near real-time.
A tiltmeter is placed on a volcano, with one end pointing toward the volcano's cone and the other end pointing away.
Boring is scheduled to start later this month, and each observatory will contain a strain gauge, two seismometers, a tiltmeter and a temperature sensor.
The effect of the bed rock inclination (inclination of the whole Massif) in the azimuth of 0102 tiltmeter usually preceded vertical movements.