Journal of the Geological Society of India

, Volume 73, Issue 3, pp 425–429 | Cite as

CORONA satellite photographs — A new (Old) tool for earth scientists

  • K. Nageswara RaoEmail author


Digital Elevation Model Beach Ridge Differential Global Position System Differential Global Position System Differential Global Position System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Geo-EngineeringAndhra UniversityVisakhapatnamIndia

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