Landsat 5 TM Mosaic of Africa

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Originator: Spatial Mapping Ltd.
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: Landsat 5 TM Mosaic of Africa
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Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Publisher: Spatial Mapping Ltd.
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Description:
Abstract:
This is an on-line Landsat 5 TM mosaic of Africa. The mosaic resolution has been degraded from 30 metre pixels to 130 metre pixels. This data is freely available on-line, via the Spatial Image Web Server, and can be viewed using a standard Internet browser. This image can also be used directly in GIS/CAD/Office applications, with the use of free plug-ins available from www.ermapper.com (downloads section). A full resolution Landsat 5 TM mosaic of Africa is available by contacting Spatial Mapping Ltd.To make large raster datasets instantly accessible to end users on their desktop applications, without requiring them to download, convert or enhance the data prior to its use. Spatial Data Organization Information - Indirect Spatial Reference: Direct Spatial Reference: Raster Spatial Reference Information - Horizontal Coordinate System Definition - Planar - Map Projection Name: Lambert Conformal Conic Planar Coordinate Encoding Method: Coordinate Representation: Abscissa Resolution: Ordinate Resolution: Distance and Bearing Representation: Distance Resolution: Bearing Resolution: Bearing Units: Bearing Reference Direction: Bearing Reference Meridian: Planar Distance Units: Geodetic Model: Horizontal Datum Name: WGS84 Ellipsoid Name: Semi-major Axis: Denominator of Flattening Ratio:
Purpose:
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Supplemental_Information:
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Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -21.02
East_Bounding_Coordinate: 55.05
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 41.62
South_Bounding_Coordinate: -37.0
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Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > LAND SURFACE > SURFACE RADIATIVE PROPERTIES > REFLECTANCE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING > INFRARED WAVELENGTHS > REFLECTED INFRARED
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING > PLATFORM CHARACTERISTICS > ORBITAL CHARACTERISTICS
Theme_Keyword: Gcmd
Theme_Keyword: Bidirectional Reflectance
Theme_Keyword: Landsat 5 Tm
Theme_Keyword: CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
Theme_Keyword: GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > NORTHERN AFRICA > ALGERIA > ANGOLA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA > BENIN > BURUNDI
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > CENTRAL AFRICA > CAMEROON > COTE D'IVOIRE
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > DJIBOUTI > KENYA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > NORTHERN AFRICA > EGYPT > ETHIOPIA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > CENTRAL AFRICA > GABON > GUINEA-BISSAU
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > SOUTHERN AFRICA > LESOTHO > LIBYA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > SOUTHERN AFRICA > NAMIBIA > NIGERIA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > RWANDA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA > SENEGAL > SWAZILAND
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > TANZANIA > TUNISIA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > UGANDA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > EASTERN AFRICA > ZAMBIA > ZIMBABWE
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN > MADAGASCAR > MOZAMBIQUE
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > AFRICA > NORTH AFRICA
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > EASTERN HEMISPHERE
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > EQUATORIAL
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > MID-LATITUDE
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > WESTERN HEMISPHERE
Place_Keyword: VERTICAL LOCATION > LAND SURFACE
Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints:
This dataset is freely available to the public for education and general use. Please contact Spatial Mapping Ltd. for commercial use of this dataset.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: ADAM INGLIS
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: 1655 Knight Avenue
City: Victoria
State_or_Province: British Columbia
Postal_Code: V8P 1L4
Country: Canada
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +01-250-519-0294
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: +01-250-564-0751
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: adami@spatialmapping.com
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
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Logical_Consistency_Report:
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Completeness_Report:
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Lineage:
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Process_Description:
Not Available
Process_Date: Unknown
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: SMLTD > Spatial Mapping Ltd.
Contact_Person: ADAM INGLIS
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: 1655 Knight Avenue
City: Victoria
State_or_Province: British Columbia
Postal_Code: V8P 1L4
Country: Canada
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +01-250-519-0294
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: +01-250-564-0751
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: adami@spatialmapping.com
Resource_Description: Canada_SpatialMap_Africa
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Digital_Transfer_Option:
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Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.spatialmapping.com/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://geodiscover.cgdi.ca/
Access_Instructions:
GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.
Fees: Gratuit-free
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20020430
Metadata_Review_Date: 20050525
Metadata_Future_Review_Date: 20050828
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: ADAM INGLIS
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: 1655 Knight Avenue
City: Victoria
State_or_Province: British Columbia
Postal_Code: V8P 1L4
Country: Canada
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +01-250-519-0294
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: +01-250-564-0751
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: adami@spatialmapping.com
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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