Mawson Escarpment North Satellite Image Map 1:100000
Entry ID: mawson_north_sat

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Summary
Abstract: Satellite image map of the northern end of the Mawson Escarpment, Antarctica. This map was produced for the Australian Antarctic Division by AUSLIG (now Geoscience Australia) Commercial, in Australia, in 1995. The map is at a scale of 1:100000, and was produced from Landsat TM scenes (WRS 128-111, 127-112). 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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Description: Mawson Escarpment North / Mac. Robertson Land Satellite Image Map
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -72.0   S: -73.0   E: 69.0   W: 66.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-12-01
Stop Date: 1995-12-31
Quality Please see URL link ('Project summary of Mawson Escarpment satellite image maps').

Data source: Landsat TM scenes (WRS 128-111, 127-112), acquired 18 March 1989 and 8 March 1988 respectively.

Projection and Grid: Transverse Mercator, grid zone 42.

Co-ordinates: Geographical and UTM.

Horizontal datum: World Geodetic System 1984.

Magnetic Variation: 72 degrees west for May 1995, and moves westerly by about 0.1 degree 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
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=mawson_n... when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
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: CD/DVD
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
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: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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