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Sea Ice Thickness and Snow Depth Data Collected by the Ship-based Video Observations onboard Antarctic Research Vessel Shirase

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Abstract: Sea ice thickness and snow depth data collected by the ship-based video observations. All the data are available from network library system (POLARIS) in NIPR.
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -63.81   S: -70.27   E: 50.32   W: 23.66

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1989-12-16
Stop Date: 2007-02-19
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National Institute of Polar Research, Ministry of Education, Science, Sports and Culture, Japan Supplemental Info
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Phone: +81-42-512-0676
Email: ushio at
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10-3, Midori-cho
City: Tachikawa-shi
Province or State: Tokyo
Postal Code: 190-8518
Country: Japan
Phone: +81-422-41-3604
Fax: +81-422-41-3115
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6-38-1 Shinkawa
City: Mitaka
Province or State: Tokyo
Postal Code: 181-0004
Country: Japan
Kamimura A. and H. Kitagawa(1989) : Full-scale measurement on board Antarctic research vessel “Shirase”, 54th general meeting of the Ship Research Institute 7-14 (in Japanese).
Shimoda, H., T. Endoh, K. Muramoto, N. Ono, T. Takizawa, S. Ushio, T. Kawamura and K.I. Ohshima. (1997) : Observation of Sea-ice Conditions in the Antarctic Coastal Region ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-05-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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