Margin of the Antarctic ice cover derived from Synthetic Aperture Radar images for the sector 79E-108E
Entry ID: IceMargin_79E-108E

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Summary
Abstract: Geographic location of the outer margin of the Antarctic ice cover for the sector between longitudes 79E and 108E, including margins of ice shelves, glaciers, and iceberg tongues. The data set does not in general include the grounding zone at the inland margin of the ice shelves or glaciers.

The margin was defined by interpretation of an image mosaic generated from Synthetic Aperture Radar data. ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -64.0   S: -68.0   E: 108.0   W: 79.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-08-01
Stop Date: 1997-10-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 200m
Longitude Resolution: 200m
Quality The data are in Lambert Conformal Conic projection, described in the shapefile.
Access Constraints Refer to Australian Antarctic Division, Mapping Officer and/or Neal Young
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).


Must include acknowledgement to sources of this data set.
Data Set Progress
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: 724 kb
Distribution Format: shapefiles
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6226 2955
Email: Neal.Young at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
ACE CRC AND AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTIC DIVISION
Private Bag 80
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
Future DIF Review Date: 2001-02-11
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