[Location: Location_Category='CONTINENT', Location_Type='ANTARCTICA', Detailed_Location='ZHONGSHAN STATION']
All-Sky TV Camera Data at Zhongshan Station, Antarctica, Year 2002 datasetEntry ID: CN_NADC_2002_18_S_ASC
Abstract: All-sky TV camera is to monitor auroral displays nearly 180 degrees in filed of
view, it consists of all-sky camera, control box, timing generator, timer
corrector, two VHS recorders, SVHS recorders and TEAC recorder. The all-sky
video data is recorded on VHS tapes with two copies, one for Polar Research
Institute of China, and the other copy goes to National Institute of Polar
Research, Japan, according to the scientific agreement between two institutes.
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Start Date: 2002-01-01Stop Date: 2002-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Quality The aurora phenomena occur over 100 km above the ground, it subjects to the
contamination from moonlight, clouds and other weather conditions. The data set
is of good quality in general.
Access Constraints Public Access.
Use Constraints No Use Constraints.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: Tape
Distribution Size: 90000 MB
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: huangdehong at pric.gov.cn
Polar Research Institute of China
Province or State: Shanghai
Postal Code: 200136
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-08-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-01-13