Seismic, gravity, radar and magnetic measurements across the East Antarctic ice sheet from the Transantarctic Mountains to the Wilkes sub-glacial basin
Entry ID: K101_1993_1994_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: A geophysical traverse, designed to image the sedimentary layer under the 3 km thick East Antarctic ice sheet, was completed across part of East Antarctic ice cap west of McMurdo Sound. The programme was jointly carried out by the Insitute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington, United States Geological Survey and Stanford University. The completed traverse was 312 ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.75   S: -78.0   E: 164.0   W: 159.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-11-15
Stop Date: 1994-01-31
ISO Topic Category
Quality The data is archived at GNS Science, in the tape library (Hydrocarbons section).
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 4 570 4678
Fax: +64 4 570 4600
Email: s.bannister at gns.cri.nz
Contact Address:
GNS Science
1 Fairway Drive, Avalon
PO Box 30368
City: Lower Hutt
Postal Code: 5040
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Ten Brink, U. Bannister, S. Makovsky, Y. Hackney, R. Katzman, R. 1994 EAST93: Geophysical traverse from the Transantarctic Mountains to Wilkes Basin, East Antarctica. Antarctic journal of the United States 29(5): 39-41
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-30
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