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Landsat 5 TM Mosaic of Africa
Entry ID: Canada_SpatialMap_Africa


Summary
Abstract: This is an on-line Landsat 5 TM mosaic of Africa. The mosaic resolution has
been degraded from 30 metre pixels to 130 metre pixels. This data is freely
available on-line, via the Spatial Image Web Server, and can be viewed using a
standard Internet browser. This image can also be used directly in
GIS/CAD/Office applications, with the use of free plug-ins available from
www.ermapper.com (downloads section). A full resolution Landsat 5 TM mosaic of
Africa is available by contacting Spatial Mapping Ltd.To make large raster
datasets instantly accessible to end users on their desktop applications,
without requiring them to download, convert or enhance the data prior to its
use.
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Direct Spatial Reference: Raster
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Map Projection Name: Lambert Conformal Conic



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Geodetic Model:
Horizontal Datum Name: WGS84
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Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.


Geographic Coverage
 N: 41.62 S: -37.0  E: 55.05  W: -21.02

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Spatial Mapping Ltd.
Dataset Title: Landsat 5 TM Mosaic of Africa
Dataset Release Place: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Spatial Mapping Ltd.


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > AFRICA > NORTHERN AFRICA > ALGERIA > ANGOLA
CONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA > BENIN > BURUNDI
CONTINENT > AFRICA > CENTRAL AFRICA > CAMEROON > COTE D'IVOIRE
CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > DJIBOUTI > KENYA
CONTINENT > AFRICA > NORTHERN AFRICA > EGYPT > ETHIOPIA
CONTINENT > AFRICA > CENTRAL AFRICA > GABON > GUINEA-BISSAU
CONTINENT > AFRICA > SOUTHERN AFRICA > LESOTHO > LIBYA
CONTINENT > AFRICA > SOUTHERN AFRICA > NAMIBIA > NIGERIA
CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > RWANDA
CONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA > SENEGAL > SWAZILAND
CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > TANZANIA > TUNISIA
CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > UGANDA
CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > ZAMBIA > ZIMBABWE
OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN > MADAGASCAR > MOZAMBIQUE
CONTINENT > AFRICA > NORTH AFRICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > EASTERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > EQUATORIAL
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > MID-LATITUDE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > WESTERN HEMISPHERE
VERTICAL LOCATION > LAND SURFACE


Science Keywords
LAND SURFACE >SURFACE RADIATIVE PROPERTIES >REFLECTANCE    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >INFRARED WAVELENGTHS >REFLECTED INFRARED    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >PLATFORM CHARACTERISTICS >ORBITAL CHARACTERISTICS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Access Constraints
None


Use Constraints
This dataset is freely available to the public for education and general use.
Please contact Spatial Mapping Ltd. for commercial use of this dataset.


Keywords
GCMD
Bidirectional Reflectance
LANDSAT 5 TM


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
Spatial Mapping Ltd.    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.spatialmapping.com/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ADAM INGLIS
Phone: +01-250-519-0294
Fax: +01-250-564-0751
Email: adami at spatialmapping.com
Contact Address:
1655 Knight Avenue
City: Victoria
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V8P 1L4
Country: Canada



Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free


Personnel
ADAM INGLIS
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-250-519-0294
Fax: +01-250-564-0751
Email: adami at spatialmapping.com
Contact Address:
1655 Knight Avenue
City: Victoria
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V8P 1L4
Country: Canada



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-04-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-08-28



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