Cloud images of the sky above Davis Station, Antarctica, taken with the lidar cloudcam
Entry ID: ASAC_737_lidar_cloudcam

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Summary
Abstract: The CloudCam system captures timelapse images of the sky above Davis Station, Antarctica. So far it has been used to detect both noctilucent clouds (NLC) during summer and polar stratospheric clouds (PSC) during winter but it is also capable of imaging aurorae and tropopsheric clouds. The CloudCam system sits in a dome in the SAS building at Davis and consists of a camera, a motorised pod, a ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -68.58   S: -68.58   E: 77.97   W: 77.97

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-01-01
Quality Image quality can vary depending on weather conditions - eg snow, or ice build-up may obscure the images.

The present camera (2011) is a Canon PowerShot S3 IS digital camera.

The camera used in 2004 and 2006 was a Canon EOS300D.

Taken from the instruction manual:

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Access Constraints These data are currently stored on an external HDD and are therefore not yet publicly available. They will soon be moved to the Australian Antarctic Division servers, and will then be much more accessible.
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 http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_737... when using these data.
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
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
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3382
Fax: +61 3 6232 3496
Email: andrew.klekociuk 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: 2011-06-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-08-29
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