Strain fields on the Amery Ice Shelf using GPSEntry ID: ASAC_1106
Abstract: The data sets consist of static and kinematic GPS data collected on the mery Ice Shelf using Leica 399 receivers. Additional GPS data were collected at Beaver Lake, Hamm Peak, Moushino Is., New Year Nunataks, Jetty Peninsula, and Else Platform.
Most data are provided in UNIX Z compressed RINEX (Receiver INdependent EXchange) format, as described in the IGS standards - see ... http://igscb.jpl.nasa.gov/components/data.html
Some data are compressed using the RINEX Hatanaka compression scheme. See http://igscb.jpl.nasa.gov/components/usage.html
The standard RINEX file naming convention is used, i.e., an eight digit file name as bbbbddds.yyt, where bbbb refers to a four digit station name, ddd refers to the day number of the year, s refers to a session number and yyt is the file extension number where yy refers to the year and t defines the file type (o for observation file and n for navigation file. d indicates an observation file compressed using the Hatanaka compression scheme). All files are compressed using the UNIX Z compression scheme, as shown by the extension .Z. For example, base0010.98o.Z, base0010.98n.Z, base0010.98d.Z.
The files are set out in the following directories on the submitted CD:
GPS data collected at the permanent stations at Casey, Davis and Mawson are available from Geoscience Australia - see http://www.ga.gov.au/geodesy/antarc/antgps.jsp
The fields in this dataset are:
Amery ice shelf
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Coleman, R.
Dataset Title: Strain fields on the Amery Ice Shelf using GPS
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2001-05-10
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data CentreOnline Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...
Start Date: 1998-09-01Stop Date: 2001-03-31
Quality The dates provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints These data area available from the AADC at the provided URL, and also at the other listed repositories.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_1106 when using these data.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: RINEX
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6226 2108
Fax: +61 3 6224 0282
Email: Richard.Coleman at utas.edu.au
Centre for Spatial Information Science School of Geography and Environmental Studies University of Tasmania Private Bag 76
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27