Features mapped from two pan sharpened Quickbird images of eastern Heard Island
Entry ID: QUICKBIRD_HEARD_EAST_FEATURES

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Summary
Abstract: Features mapped from two pan sharpened multi spectral satellite images of eastern Heard Island, from Shag Island to Compton Lagoon to Capsize Beach. The images were captured from Quickbird on 17 January 2003. The features include coastline, glaciers, lagoons, moraines, snow, vegetation, lakes and watercourses.

More information about the images used, the processing, and the feature mapping are documented in an image report available for download at the url given below.
Related URL
Description: Download point for the Heard Island Image Report (PDF)
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -53.01   S: -53.18   E: 73.79   W: 73.51

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-01-17
Stop Date: 2003-01-17
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 7.5 metres
Longitude Resolution: 7.5 metres
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 meter - < 30 meters
Platform
SATELLITES Ancillary Description
Quality The majority, approximately 95%, of the mapping was performed using the Compton-Shag ortho-rectified image. The Capsize-Compton image was only used for the northern section of the mapping where required. Refer to the metadata records &Quickbird Multi Spectral Image of eastern Heard Island& (ID - QUICKBIRD_CAPSIZE_COMPTON_ORPMS) and & Quickbird Multi Spectral Image of the Heard Island Region& (ID - ... View entire text
Access Constraints The data are publicly available for download from the urls given below.

The image report is available for download via pdf from 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.
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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: HTTP
Distribution Size: 217 kb
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: Free

Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: shapefiles
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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
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-08-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-09-11
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