[Location: Location_Category='GEOGRAPHIC REGION', Location_Type='POLAR']
Mt Menzies Satellite Image Map 1:100 000Entry ID: mt_menzies_sat
Abstract: Satellite image map of Mt Menzies, Mac. Robertson Land, Antarctica. This map was produced for the Australian Antarctic Division by AUSLIG (now Geoscience Australia) Commercial, in Australia, in 1997. The map is at a scale of 1:100000, and was produced from Landsat TM and SPOT XS scenes. It is projected on a Transverse Mercator projection, and shows glaciers/ice shelves, and gives some historical text information. The map has both geographical and UTM co-ordinates.
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Start Date: 1997-08-01Stop Date: 1997-08-31
Quality Please see the URL ('Project summary information for Mount Menzies satellite image map').
Data source: Three Landsat TM scenes (131-112, 128-112, 131-111), acquired 18 November 1989, 29 Novemeber 1989, 16 January 1991 respectively, and one SPOT XS scene (GRS 097-670), acquired 18 February 1989.
Projection and Grid: Transverse Mercator, grid zone 41.
Co-ordinates: Geographical and UTM.
Horizontal datum: World Geodetic System 1984.
Magnetic Variation: 68.6 degrees west in February 1997, and moves westerly by about 0.1 degrees each year.
Nomenclature: Names have been approved by the Antarctic Names Committee of Australia.
Access Constraints Contact the Australian Antarctic Data Centre.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=mt_menzi... when using these data.
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3528
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: mapping at aad.gov.au
Australian Antarctic Division 203 Channel Highway
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-06-15