Heard Island Coastal Orthophotos derived from Non-Metric Photography
Entry ID: HIC_NMOrthos

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Summary
Abstract: The orthophoto is a rectified georeferenced image of the Heard Island Coastal Area. Distortions due to relief and tilt displacement have been removed. Orthophotos were derived from non-metric Hasselblad and Linhof cameras (focal length unknown).

The photos are between 17 MB and 193 MB each, and are in tiff format with associated world files.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -52.57   S: -53.2   E: 73.87   W: 73.25

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1980-01-01
Stop Date: 1987-12-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 14m
Longitude Resolution: 14m
Instrument
Cameras Ancillary Description
Quality A series of photographs covering the coastline of Heard Island were captured using a Linhof camera during 1987. Some smaller scale photography were also captured using a Hasselblad camera during 1980.

Dr Jenny Scott visited Heard Island during 2000 to conduct vegetation surveys. Dr Scott used the photography as a base for her mapping and also used a global ... View entire text
Access Constraints The data are available on a CD or DVD. Contact the Technical Contact at the AADC for details. The centre points for each image are available for download at the url given below.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at the URL below when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: DVD
Distribution Size: 11.4 GB
Distribution Format: tiff
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3519
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-04-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-09-11
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