Ice Shelf Rift Time-Lapse PhotographyEntry ID: macayeal_rifttime-lapse_photography_0229546
Abstract: From November 2004 to March 2005 an automated "web cam" was operated on the southward facing lip of a large ice-shelf rift to produce a photographic record of processes active in ice-shelf rift systems. four times each day, the camera took a photograph in 4 repeating directions. The data here consists of jpeg images (each about 45kbytes).
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Douglas R. MacAyeal
Dataset Title: Ice Shelf Rift Time-Lapse Photography
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Start Date: 2004-11-03Stop Date: 2005-03-19
Temporal Resolution: 4 images/day
Temporal Resolution Range: Hourly - < Daily
Access Constraints Data is free for anyone to use. No constraints.
Use Constraints Data is free for anyone to use. No constraints.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Size: 163 Mbytes
Email: drm7 at midway.uchicago.edu
Department of Geophysical Sciences University of Chicago 5734 S. Ellis Ave
Province or State: IL
Postal Code: 60637
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 608 263-4207
Email: jthom at ssec.wisc.edu
SSEC University of Wisconsin-Madison 1225 W Dayton Street
Province or State: WI
Postal Code: 53706
Country: United States
MacAyeal, D. R., K. C. Leonard, L. B. Tremblay, R. Ross and J. E. Thom, unpublished manuscript. Blowing Snow as a Source of Ice-Shelf Rift Filling Melange: Results of a 4-Month Study Using an Automated Camera System.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-09-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-01-08