The Australian Antarctic Data Centre's geographic data of the Australian stations includes data created based on information provided by participants in the Atmospheric Sciences program within Australia's Antarctic Program. This information includes locations, measurements and orientations. At Mawson the features represented include the Magnetic Quiet Area and the Radio Frequency Interference Areas. The data are displayed in the station area map (refer to the link below).
The data have been formatted according to the Scar Feature Catalogue which includes data quality information (refer to the link below).
This dataset has a dataset ID of 40 within the Australian Antarctic Data Centre. More quality related information can be obtained by going to the url below for the &Search SCAR Feature Catalogue&, and entering 40 into the &Enter a dataset ID& field.
The data are available for downloading from the web (refer to links below) Stored data format: ArcView shapefile Available format type: ArcView shapefile. Stored as geographicals with a projection file.
Must be cited properly. Usually mapped to a Universal Transverse Mercator projection, Zone 41.
"Geographic data of Mawson Station sourced from AAP Atmospheric Sciences staff" is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.