gravity tide

gravity tide

[′grav·əd·ē ‚tīd]
(geophysics)
Cyclic motion of the earth's surface caused by interaction of gravitational forces of the moon, sun, and earth.
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(2000) proposed a new method for the determination of gravity tide parameters.
and Xinghua, H.: 2000, Wavelet approach to the determination of gravity tide parameters.
The HW95 tidal potential catalogue has been validated using different gravity tide benchmark series.