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Stibbs Bay Satellite Image Map 1:100000Entry ID: stibbs_bay_sat
Abstract: Satellite image map of Stibbs Bay, Mac. Robertson 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 1:100000, and was produced from Landsat TM scene WRS 137-107. It is projected on a Transverse Mercator projection, and shows glaciers/ice shelves, penguin colonies, refuge/depots, Specially Protected Areas (SPA), and gives some historical text information.
The map has both geographical and UTM co-ordinates.
(Click for Interactive Map)
Start Date: 1992-10-01Stop Date: 1992-10-31
Quality Please see URL link ('Information report relating to satellite image maps for Stibbs Bay and Stefansson Bay').
Data source: Landsat TM scene (WRS 137-107), acquired 21 January 1992.
Projection and Grid: Transverse Mercator, grid zone 41.
Co-ordinates: Geographical and UTM.
Horizontal datum: World Geodetic System 1984.
Magnetic Variation: 63.4 degrees west in October 1992, and moves westerly by about 0.1 degree each year.
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=stibbs_b... 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