minimum elevation


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minimum elevation

[′min·ə·məm ‚el·ə′vā·shən]
(ordnance)
Lowest elevation of a weapon at which the projectile will safely clear an obstacle between the weapon and the target.
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where [phi] is geocentric angle between satellite and user terminal, [R.sub.e] is the Earth's radius, h is the orbit height of the satellite, and E is the minimum elevation.
This fault is deep in the surface at the depth of maximum elevation of -2788m and minimum elevation of -4500m.
The minimum elevation value is equal to 550 meters, while the maximum elevation value is equal to 821 meters.
Mean minimum elevation is higher for species restricted to one or two islands (ANOVA, P < 0.001; Fig.
This function calculates a per-cell statistic from multiple raster layers, with "Minus" used to calculate the range of values that separate (i) the mean elevation and the minimum elevation (e.g.
At the federal level, the Federal Emergency Management Agency began the National Flood Insurance Program in 1968, in which participating counties adopt minimum elevation standards designed to reduce damage from storms in flood-prone areas.
The vineyards in this area are some of the highest in Washington, and the minimum elevation proposed for the Rattlesnake Hills AVA is 850 feet, while the highest vineyard on Elephant Mountain lies at 1,600 feet.
Alternative elevation measures (such as minimum elevation, terrain roughness, average slope) might provide more explanatory value.
It has a five-foot minimum elevation for less interruption by rain and is environmentally designed to be watered with recycled water.
As mentioned, new structures must comply with minimum elevation and other building code requirements when built in a community enrolled in the NFIP.
Second, a minimum elevation angle separation of 20 [degrees] was set so that the target cube would not lie in or near the same horizontal plane as the reference cube.
After fill sinks, minimum elevation of the ASTER DEM is increased from 508 m to 509 m, for the SRTM DEM the minimum elevation is raised from 513 m to 514 m.

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