A Digital Elevation Model of Heard Island derived from TerraSAR satellite imagery
Entry ID: heard_dem_terrasar

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Summary
Abstract: This dataset is a Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of Heard Island derived from TerraSAR_X imagery using radargrammetric methods.
At least one pair of ascending images and one pair of descending images were used at each location.
The TerraSAR_X stereo pairs were acquired between 31 October 2009 and 14 November 2009.
The DEM was created by a contractor for the Australian Antarctic Data Centre.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -52.93   S: -53.27   E: 74.02   W: 73.18
Min Altitude: 0 M Max Altitude: 2695 M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-10-31
Stop Date: 2009-11-14
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Quality Refer to the documentation included with the data.

Note there is a group of pixels with positive elevation, but less than 1 metre, to the south-west of Heard Island at about 53 degrees 6'53"S 73 degrees 15'1"E.
These are likely to be artefacts in the DEM.
Access Constraints These data are only available for projects conducted in conjunction with the Australian Antarctic Division.
Requests for a copy of the data should be made to the Mapping Officer at the Australian Antarctic Data Centre:
http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/requests/request.cfm
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

The data must not be handed to a third party.

When the data are no longer required for the designated project, copies of it on any medium, including computers, must be deleted.

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COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 53.2 Mb
Distribution Format: Geotiff
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3528
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: mapping at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-06-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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