Gravity and ground magnetic data from selected traverses in the Amargosa desert and vicinity, Nevada and California

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Description Maps of aeromagnetic data and a table of gravity station data embedded in the PDF report, not as separate files
Originators Mankinen, Edward A.; Sweetkind, Donald S.; McKee, Edwin H.; and Morin, Robert L.
Publication U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1444

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Principal facts of gravity stations

Label Definition
STAT_NAME Station name
ELEV Elevation
OBS_GRAV Observed gravity
FREE_AIR Free air gravity anomaly
TER_HAND Terrain inner zone correction Inner-zone terrain corrections (zones A, B, C, and D of Hayford and Bowie, 1912), which are necessary to account for variations in topography near a gravity station, were obtained using a program developed by Spielman and Ponce (1984).
TER_TOT Terrain correction (total)
BOUG_ANOM Bouguer gravity anomaly
ISOST_ANOM Isostatic gravity anomaly
LATITUDE Geographic latitude of station
LONGITUDE Geographic longitude of station