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Antarctic wide seafloor geomorphology
Entry ID: ant_seafloor_geomorph

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Abstract: Publicly available bathymetry and geophysical data can be used to map geomorphic features of the Antarctic continental margin and adjoining ocean basins at scales of 1:1-5 million. These data can also be used to map likely locations for some Vulnerable Marine Ecosystems. Seamounts over a certain size are readily identified and submarine canyons and mid ocean ridge central valleys which harbour ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -60.0   S: -77.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Post, A.
Dataset Title: Antarctic wide seafloor geomorphology
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2012-12-13
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-07-21
Stop Date: 2009-07-21
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Access Constraints These data are publicly available from the provided URL.

A copy of a paper is also available for download by Australian Antarctic Division personnel.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at when using these data.
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Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 354 MB
Distribution Format: Shapefiles
Fees: Free
Phone: +61 2 6249 9023
Email: at
Contact Address:
Geoscience Australia
Corner of Jerrabomberra Av. and Hindmarsh Drv.,
GPO Box 378
City: Symonston
Province or State: Australian Capital Territory
Postal Code: 2609
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-12-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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