New geologic insights for northwest Pakistan from Landsat Thematic Mapper by Joel Robinson

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  • Geology -- Pakistan,
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Statementby Joel Robinson
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New structural and stratigraphic insights for northwestern Pakistan from field and Landsat Thematic Mapper data Article in Geological Society of America Bulletin (3) March with. The sources of geologic map data are primarily ,scale geologic maps obtained from Hunting Survey Corporation () and the geologic map of the Muslim Bagh Ophiolite Complex and Bagh Complex area.

The geology was modified based on reconnaissance field work and photo interpretation of ,scale Landsat Thematic Mapper photo image.

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(2) U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Map I, Geologic map and landsat image of parts of Loralai, Sibi, Quetta, and Khuzar Divisions, Balochistan Province, west central Pakistan (by F.

Maldonado, S.H. Khan, J.M. Mengal, and J.C. Thomas) consists of two sheets -- sheet 1, geologic map; sheet 2, Thematic Mapper image, UTM. A geologic map or geological map is a special-purpose map made to show various geological features. Rock units or geologic strata are shown by color or symbols.

Bedding planes and structural features such as faults, folds, are shown with strike and dip or trend and plunge symbols which give three-dimensional orientations features. Stratigraphic contour lines may be used to illustrate the.

The geology of Pakistan encompasses the varied landscapes that make up the land constituting modern-day Pakistan, which are a blend of its geological history, and its climate over the past few million years. The Geological Survey of Pakistan is the premier agency responsible for studying the country's geology.

Previous geologic maps and reports on the area/adjacent, and/or the country Computer with latest advanced technological hardware DEM = digital elevation model ETM + = enhanced thematic mapper plus SRTM = Shuttle radar topographic mission Relative brightness of black and white image and hue for colored pictures in HIS system.

Authors of [13] proposes the analysis of surface data, including a digital elevation model (DEM), Landsat Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus images, and geologic maps, was combined with subsurface data.

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