Prince Charles Mountains Expedition of Germany-Australia (PCMEGA)
Entry ID: ASAC_1215

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Summary
Abstract: These data are gravity and magnetometer data collected as part of the PCMEGA (Prince Chrales Mountains Expedition of Germany and Australia) expedition of 2002/2003.

An excerpt from the readme file associated with the data are provided below. For the full information, see the download file.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -60.17   S: -70.74   E: 77.58   W: 73.37

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-12-01
Stop Date: 2003-01-31
ISO Topic Category
Quality See the readme file in the download directory for full details on methodology used and descriptions of these data.

The strain-grids were surveyed using Leica series 399 dual-frequency GPS receivers. The stop-and-go technique was chosen for this work as it provides a very efficient and relatively robust method for surveying large numbers of points in ... View entire text
Access Constraints These data are publicly available for download from the provided URL.

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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 provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_1215 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: CD
Distribution Size: 247079 kb
Distribution Format: geosoft
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 9344 6538
Fax: +61 3 9344 7761
Email: c.wilson at earthsci.unimelb.edu.au
Contact Address:
School of Earth Sciences
University of Melbourne
City: PARKVILLE
Province or State: Victoria
Postal Code: 3052
Country: Australia
Publications/References
Boger, S.D., Miller, J.McL. (2004), Terminal suturing of Gondwana and the onset of the Ross-Delamerian Orogeny: the cause and effect of an Early Cambrian reconfiguration of plate motions., Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 219, 35-48
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-02-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-08-28
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