Ice Radar Data collected 2002 Amery Ice Shelf
Entry ID: ICE_RADAR_DATA_AMERY

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Summary
Abstract: This data contains ASCII lat/long records extracted from the binary data.

The binary data are ice radar soundings at 150 MHz from Aircraft flown at about 100 knots.

This covers the area around Gillock Island to look at the grounding zone between the ice shelf and Gillock Island.

The Radar unit was built by the Science and Technical Support group of the ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -68.57   S: -70.79   E: 77.96   W: 68.19
Min Depth: 100 M Max Depth: 3000 M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-10-01
Stop Date: 2002-11-01
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 10 m
Temporal Resolution: 1 s
Platform
Aircraft Ancillary Description
Access Constraints The ice radar files are stored in binary format, although a program (ReadRadar) is provided as part of the download to read the binary format and example C code to read the radar records. If you are unable to use this program, contact the technical contact to have the data converted for you.

These data are too large to be downloaded, so can be accessed by contacting the Australian Antarctic Data Centre and asking for a DVD copy.
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: DVD
Distribution Size: 1 555 061 kb
Distribution Format: binary
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +61 3 6226 7648
Fax: +61 3 6226 7650
Email: ian.allison at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-05-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-09-11
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