Vestfold Hills Satellite Image Map 1:100 000Entry ID: vestfold_sat
Abstract: Satellite image map of Vestfold Hills, Princess Elizabeth Land, Antarctica. This map was produced for the Australian Antarctic Division by AUSLIG (Now Geoscience Australia) Commercial, in Australia, in 1992. The map is at a scale of 1:100 000, and was produced from two Landsat TM scenes. It is projected on a Transverse Mercator projection, and shows traverses/routes/foot track charts, glaciers/ice shelves, station/bases, refuge/depot, and gives some historical text information. The map has both geographical and UTM co-ordinates.
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Start Date: 1992-06-01Stop Date: 1992-06-30
Quality Please see URL link ('Report on Production of Satellite Image Base for Vestfold Hills 1:100 000 Image Map').
Data source: Landsat Thematic Mapper Scene (WRS 124-108, WRS 124-109), acquired 200 January 1990.
Projection and Grid: Transverse Mercator, grid zone 44.
Co-ordinates: Geographical and UTM.
Horizontal datum: World Geodetic System 1984.
Magnetic Variation: 77.5 degrees west in 1992.
Nomenclature: Names have been approved by the Antarctic Names Committee of Australia.
Access Constraints Contact the Australian Antarctic Data Centre.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided athttp://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=vestfold... when using these data.
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3528
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: mapping at aad.gov.au
Australian Antarctic Division 203 Channel Highway
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-06-19