Macquarie Island mapping from Quickbird satellite imagery.
Entry ID: macquarie_quickbird_mapping

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Summary
Abstract: Features of a northwest part of Macquarie Island mapped from mosaiced pan sharpened Quickbird satellite imagery derived from Quickbird satellite imagery captured on 25 February 2003.
The mapped features are coastline, walking tracks and the edge of vegetation.
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Description: Download point for the data - Coastline data
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.49   S: -54.56   E: 158.94   W: 158.85

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-02-25
Stop Date: 2003-06-20
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1.2 metres (relative accuracy)
Longitude Resolution: 1.2 metres (relative accuracy)
Platform
SATELLITES Ancillary Description
Quality The data were mapped from an orthorectified, pan sharpened mosaiced Quickbird satellite image (refer to metadata record with ID quickbird_macquarie_mosimage) derived from Quickbird satellite imagery captured on 25 February 2003.
Feature types were mapped in ESRI's ArcGIS by manually tracing along and around features using a stream digitising technique. The mapped data were converted to ... View entire text
Access Constraints Stored data format: Oracle database table.
Available format type: ArcView shapefile. Stored as geographicals with a projection file.
Access constraint: ArcView shapefile is available on the web.
Conditions apply.

The data are available for download 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.
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: 1.35 MB
Distribution Format: shapefiles
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3528
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: mapping 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: 2003-08-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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