en la cota 20 del n.m.m.

English translation: elevation above mean sea level

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 Spanish term or phrase: en la cota 20 del n.m.m. English translation: elevation above mean sea level Entered by:

 14:13 Nov 26, 2006
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 Spanish term or phrase: en la cota 20 del n.m.m. Hi Proz, I am a bit confused as in one part they talk about "a 25 m sobre n.m.m." which is 25 m above sea level and then they use this - do they mean at an altitude of 20 above sea level?? Thanks
 Jenette HolyoakUnited Kingdom Local time: 18:47
 elevation above mean sea level Explanation:above mean sea level The term above mean sea level ( AMSL ) refers to the elevation (on the ground) or altitude (in the air ) of any object, relative. www.answers.com/topic/above-mean-sea-level Donde NMM representa el nivel medio del mar obtenido del registro mareográfico para el período común con la data altimétrica. ... ioc3.unesco.org/gloss-south-america/venezuela2.pdf
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bigedsenior
Local time: 10:47
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5 +1elevation above mean sea level
 bigedsenior
4contour line/interval of 20' above sea level / 20' contour line above sea level
 Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)
4a X m del nivel del mar = a X m sobre el nivel del mar
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a X m del nivel del mar = a X m sobre el nivel del mar

Explanation:
Yo interpreto que sí es lo mismo.
Saludos

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contour line/interval of 20' above sea level / 20' contour line above sea level

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CONTOUR LINES- [ Traduzca esta página ]The contour line represented by the shoreline separates areas that have elevations above sea level from those that have elevations below sea level. ...
raider.muc.edu/~mcnaugma/Topographic%20Maps/contour.htm - 21k -

Project I- [ Traduzca esta página ]The numbers given are the elevations of specific locations in feet above sea level. The contour interval is 20'. Start with the 80 foot contour line. ...
www.uh.edu/~jbutler/physical/exercise6.html - 6k - En caché - Páginas similares

BUILDING A TOPOGRAPHIC MODEL- [ Traduzca esta página ]Usually every fifth contour line (an index contour) is printed heavier than the others and bears the elevation above sea level. In addition to contour lines ...
www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/fosrec/Metzger1.html - 20k - En caché - Páginas similares

Project I- [ Traduzca esta página ]The numbers given are the elevations of specific locations in feet above sea level. The contour interval is 20'. Start with the 80 foot contour line. ...
www.uh.edu/~jbutler/physical/exercise6.html - 6k - En caché - Páginas similares

Map Exercise- [ Traduzca esta página ]For example, the 20' contour line connects all points on the map that are exactly 20' above sea level. For each map a contour interval is selected; ...
www.uh.edu/~jbutler/petrography/exercise4.html - 6k - En caché - Páginas similares

PDF] Sea Level Change and Ancient Coastlines 1. This graph shows how ...Formato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Versión en HTML
Contour lines connect points of equal depth below present sea level. ... Draw each coastline as a line on the map in a different color. ...
www.windows.ucar.edu/teacher_resources/bathymetry_worksheet... - Páginas similares

 Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)SpainLocal time: 19:47Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in category: 136

5 hrs   confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
elevation above mean sea level

Explanation:
above mean sea level The term above mean sea level ( AMSL ) refers to the elevation (on the ground) or altitude (in the air ) of any object, relative.

Donde NMM representa el nivel medio del mar obtenido del registro mareográfico para el período común con la data altimétrica. ...
ioc3.unesco.org/gloss-south-america/venezuela2.pdf

 bigedseniorLocal time: 10:47Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in category: 191
 Thank you!

agree  Juan Jacob: Sí, Nivel Medio del Mar. Esto es importante, porque el mar no tiene siempre el mismo nivel... hay mareas.
 3 hrs
-> thanks, Juan

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