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Beaver Lake and Loewe Massif Features Mapped from SPOT 5 Imagery.
Entry ID: SPOT5_BEAVER_LOEWE_FEATURES

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Summary
Abstract: Beaver Lake and Loewe Massif Features Mapped from SPOT 5 Imagery.

The purpose of this Australian Antarctic Data Centre project was to map features on and around Beaver Lake and the Loewe Massif using a rectified SPOT 5 satellite image. The image was captured on 11 January 2004. The features mapped were to be provided as a series of ArcInfo Coverages in Geographicals, conforming to the Feature Catalogue.

Further information is provided in a downloadable report at the URL given below.

A thumbnail of the image (ID number 167) is available via the Australian Antarctic Data Centre's Satellite Image Catalogue at the URL given below.
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Description: Projection file for the GIS data
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -70.29   S: -71.01   E: 68.82   W: 66.6

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-01-11
Stop Date: 2004-01-11
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 7.5 metres
Longitude Resolution: 7.5 metres
ISO Topic Category
Quality The features were mapped from SPOT 5 Imagery. An unsupervised classification was run on the image to create distinct grey scale values. An automated feature extraction process was then performed in ERDAS Imagine to automatically select and extract a range of features, including Glacier, Rock, Snow and Water Storage polygon boundaries and Cliff, Escarpment, Ridge and Water Course lines. These ... View entire text
Access Constraints A pdf copy of a report containing further information is available for download from the provided URL.

The satellite image itself has limited availability. Contact the investigator for access.

A thumbnail of the satellite image and details are available via the Satellite Image Catalogue. See the provided URL.
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 at the provided URL when using these data.
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: 45 Mb
Distribution Format: pdf, shapefiles
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3519
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: gis at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-07-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27


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