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Temperature Profile of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Divide Deep Borehole
Entry ID: NSIDC-0550


Summary
Abstract: This data set reports depth versus temperatures in the fluid-filled portion of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Divide (WAIS–D) deep borehole (70 to 3328 meters depth). Data were acquired on December 5, 2011 and have been post-processed to convert resistance to temperature.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -79.47   S: -79.47   E: -112.09   W: -112.09
Min Depth: 70 METERS Max Depth: 3328 METERS

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Cuffey, K. M. and G. Clow.
Dataset Title: Temperature Profile of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Divide Deep Borehole
Dataset Release Date: 2014-05-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/NSIDC-0550
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2011-12-05
Stop Date: 2011-12-05
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: -70 to -3328
Instrument
Thermistors Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
NSIDC Antarctic Glaciological Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/agdc/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC AGDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 896 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-05-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27


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