Vestfold Hills, Princess Elizabeth Land, Satellite Image Map 1:50000Entry ID: vest_pel_sat
Abstract: Satellite image map of the Vestfold Hills, Princess Elizabeth Land, Antarctica. This map was produced for the Australian Antarctic Division by AUSLIG (now Geoscience Australia) Commercial, in Australia, in 1991. The map is at a scale of 1:50000, and was produced from two SPOT 1 scenes. It is projected on a Transverse Mercator projection, and shows glaciers/ice shelves, stations/bases, refuge/depot and gives some historical text information. The map has both geographical and UTM co-ordinates.
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Start Date: 1991-06-01Stop Date: 1991-06-30
Quality Please see URL link ('Procedures employed to produce the image maps of Vestfold Hills and Rauer Group Islands - Antarctica').
Data source: Two multispectral space imagery SPOT1 images (K278 J492, K281 J493), acquired 10 February 1989 and 16 February 1990 respectively.
Projection and Grid: Transverse Mercator, grid zone 44.
Co-ordinates: Geographical and UTM.
Horizontal datum: World Geodetic System 1984.
Magnetic Variation: 77.5 degrees west in 1991.
Nomenclature: Names 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 athttp://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=vest_pel... 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: 2012-06-19