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Izvestiya, Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics

, Volume 53, Issue 9, pp 1088–1100 | Cite as

Application of Remote-Sensing Observations for Detecting Patterns of Localization of PGM Mineralization of Western Bushveld

  • G. A. Milovsky
  • V. T. Ishmukhametova
  • V. N. Orlyankin
  • E. M. Shemyakina
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Abstract

The differentiated Bushveld complex is studied by remote-space and gravimagnetic methods. The syncline of Western Bushveld is recognized in the southwestern part of the complex, which is characterized by a radial and ring structure of the higher order. The structures, which control the localization of Pt mineralization, are revealed and the possible use of the Landsat 7 ETM+ multizonal space survey is shown for recognizing the rocks of the Basal, Critical, Main, and Upper zones of the norite complex of Western Bushveld.

Keywords

multizonal space survey gravimetric and magnetometric data Pt deposits searching criteria 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. A. Milovsky
    • 1
  • V. T. Ishmukhametova
    • 1
  • V. N. Orlyankin
    • 1
  • E. M. Shemyakina
    • 1
  1. 1.Geoinformation Research CenterRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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