The use of RAPID GIS for gold mineralization prediction on the basis of satellite data

1Busygin, BS, 1Nikulin, SL, 2Boyko, VO
1National Mining University, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
2Private Joint-Stock Company «Scientific-Production Enterprise» Orbita, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 2007, 13 ;(Supplement1):047-054
Publication Language: Russian
Current state of space images usage problem in the geological study of the Earth's surface is considered. The principal information on the specialized geoinformation system RAPID and its SEGMENT module dedicated to image processing, analysis and interpretation are presented. We describe some methods for ore-gold mineralization prediction in an open mountain Uzbekistan region using lineament analysis of SPOT-4 satellite images. The prediction results obtained from satellite images are compared with geological and geophysical data.
Keywords: geological and geophysical data, prediction, satellite images
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