Search Help
Did you find what you were looking for? Yes No
Surface Velocities of Taylor Glacier, Antarctica
Entry ID: NSIDC-0324

Abstract: This data set contains surface velocities of Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, for the year 2003. Measurement period was approximately 12 months. There are approximately 250 locations in this data set. The data set includes a location name, the easting and northing coordinates (UTM), the elevation, the velocity magnitude, the east component of velocity, the north component of velocity, and the vertical component of velocity. Data are available in comma-delimited ASCII text format and are available via FTP.
Related URL
Description: Antarctic Glaciological Data Center Web site

Description: AGDC Web site
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.83   S: -78.0   E: 163.0   W: 160.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Cuffey, Kurt
Dataset Title: Surface Velocities of Taylor Glacier, Antarctica
Dataset Release Date: 2007-12-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-01-30
Stop Date: 2003-01-30
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
NSIDC Antarctic Glaciological Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
View entire list
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 18 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Phone: +1 510-643-1641
Fax: +1 510-642-3370
Email: kcuffey at
Contact Address:
Department of Geography
University of California, Berkeley
507 McCone Hall
City: Berkeley
Province or State: California
Postal Code: 94720
Country: USA
View entire list
Aciego, Sarah, Kurt M. Cuffey, Jeffrey L. Kavanaugh, D.L. Morse, and J.P. Severinghaus, 2007. Pleistocene Ice and Paleo-strain Rates at Taylor Glacier, Antarctica. Quaternary Research 68, 303-313.
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-12-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

Link to Web Site