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contour map

See radio-source structure.

Contour map

A topographic map that portrays relief by the use of contour lines which connect points of equal elevation; the closer the spacing of lines, the greater relative slope in that area.

contour map

[′kän‚tu̇r ‚map]
(mapping)
A map displaying topographic or structural contour lines.

contour map

A topographic map which portrays relief by the use of contour lines which connect points of equal elevation; the closer the spacing of the lines, the greater the relative slope.
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Table 2 shows the statistical characteristics that enable the realisation of the digital elevation model (DEM) and the 2D contour map.
Tanaka realized that the resulting brightness and appearance of the illuminated contour map was merely an approximation of the brightness of a Lambertian surface, which is a theoretical surface that reflects all incident light and appears equally bright from all viewing directions (Horn1982).
Using the RainWave Contour Map, farmers can optimize water use by not running irrigators in areas that have received adequate rainfall.
This will result in more efficient dispatch of resources to meet energy demands across the region as reflected in MISO's one-of-a-kind LMP Contour Map that allows for a detailed visualization of real-time market conditions.
Now, CustomWeather clients can create their own custom contour map in real-time or rely upon our wide selection of pre-generated maps," said CustomWeather CEO, Geoff Flint.
Development of longitudinal section @ every 50m interval along HRT Line and Adit from the layout drawing based on merged contour map drawing as per direction of the Executiv e Engineer, SID, CWC, Gangtok
Data from these sites are used to create a contour map of measured groundshaking, which is broadcast to emergency management personnel.
Using the new RainWave Contour Map functionality in Trimble's Connected Farm Web-based management solution enables the farmer or trusted advisor to make better management decisions for irrigation planning, resource deployment, and timing of applications for nutrient and pest management.
Midcontinent Independent System Operator Inc (MISO), Indiana based is all set to utilize a Locational Marginal Price Contour Map recently, electric grid manager takes over wholesale electricity for apportioning to member utilities.
CLC-Camint has developed a unique expertise working with the ITC methodology and offers a complete suite of services to produce digital ITC Forest Cover Map and Forest Stands Contour Map (with attributes database) over forested areas in the world.
ThemeScape maps serve as a "visual table of contents" to the wealth of information in Aurigin's patent database by showing users how a group of documents are related in a contour map of peaks and valleys, showing the intensity of activity around a concept.
Supplier shall be required to provide the services of field survey to establish Ground Control Points (GCP),acquisition of stereo satellite imagery, Digital Surface Model (DSM) , Digital Terrain Model (DTM), Normalized Digital Surface Model (NDSM), Contour map and Orthorectified imagery.