Southern Prince Charles Mountains Satellite Image Map 1:500 000Entry ID: pcm_southern_sat
Abstract: Satellite image map of the Southern Prince Charles Mountains (PCM's), Antarctica (SS40-42B). This map was produced for the Australian Antarctic Division by AUSLIG (now Geoscience Australia) Commercial, in Australia, in 1993. The map is at a scale of 1:500 000, and was produced from eleven Landsat TM scenes. It is projected on a Lambert Conic Conformal (LCC) projection, and shows glaciers/ice shelves. The map has only geographical co-ordinates.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Brolsma, H.
Dataset Title: Southern Prince Charles Mountains Satellite Image Map 1:500 000
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2012-06-05
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/pcm_southern_sat
Start Date: 1993-02-01Stop Date: 1993-02-28
Quality Please see URL link ('Processing for satellite image map southern PCM's (SS40-42B) - Antarctica').
Data source: Eleven Landsat TM scenes (124-111, 124-112, 124-113, 124-114, 127-113, 128-111, 128-112, 129-111, 131-111, 131-113), acquired 22 March 1989, 22 March 1989, 22 March 1989, 22 March 1989, 8 March 1988, 18 March 1989, 18 March 1989, 6 March 1988, 16 January 1991, 18 November ... 1989 respectively.
Projection: Lambert Conformal Conic, standard parallels 72 degrees 40 minutes, and 75 degrees, 20 minutes.
Magnetic Variation: Magnetic declination 69.5 degrees. Magnetic north is correct for September 1992 and moves westerly by about 0.1 degrees each year. True north and magnetic north are shown diagramatically for a position at the centre of the map.
Nomenclature: Names have been approved by the Antarctic Names Committee of Australia.
Access Constraints Contact the Australian Antarctic Data Centre for access to the physical map. A scanned copy is available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).
Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided athttp://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=pcm_sout... when using these data.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: PDF
Distribution Format: 20.84 MB
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Australian Antarctic Division 203 Channel Highway
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-02