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Sea Ice Observations from the Aurora Australis V9.0 1992/93
Entry ID: ASPECT_AA030393

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Abstract: These data describe pack ice characteristics in the Antarctic sea ice zone.
These data are in the ASPeCt format.

National program: Australia
Vessel: Aurora Australis
Dates in ice: 29 Mar 1993 - 30 Mar 1993
Observers: Tony Worby, Vicky Lytle, Rob Massom, Paul Scott, Kelvin Michael

Summary of voyage track:
Short transect south of the ice edge at approx 65S, along approx 140E.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -65.0   S: -66.0   E: 142.0   W: 139.0

Parent DIF
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-03-29
Stop Date: 1993-03-30
ISO Topic Category
Quality Each parameter is assigned a data quality flag as defined below:

Flag 1: Error free
Flag 2: Dubious. Non-specific errors
Flag 3: Known errors exist that can be fixed
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Access Constraints No constraints. The data are freely available.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

Authors should acknowledge use of the ASPeCt data archive.

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Data Set Progress
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: pdf, text
Fees: free
Email: a.worby at
Contact Address:
University of Tasmania
Private Bag 80
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-07-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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