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Climate Measurement Around the King Sejong Station, Antarctica in 2003
Entry ID: KPDC_CMAKSS_2003

Abstract: The Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty calls for regular and effective monitoring to allow assessment of the impacts of on-going human activities on the Antarctic environment and associated ecosystems. The goals of monitoring should include, but not be limited to, verification of predicted impacts and early detection of unforeseen effects in an effort to protect and preserve the values of the Antarctic as resources for the future of mankind and also as an area for scientific research essential to understanding the global environment.

Purpose: Monitoring on meteorology, atmosphere, and geophysics
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -62.22   S: -62.22   E: -58.78   W: -58.78
Max Altitude: 9.85M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-01-01
Stop Date: 2003-12-31
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Korea Polar Research Institute, Republic of Korea Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +82-260-6083
Fax: +82-260-6088
Email: kabuli at
Contact Address:
Songdo Techno Park, 7-50, Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-gu
City: Incheon
Postal Code: 406-840
Country: Korea
Distribution Format: text
Fees: free
Phone: +82-32-260-6200
Fax: +82-32-260-6109
Email: bylee at
Contact Address:
Songdo Techno Park, 7-50
Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-gu
City: Incheon
Postal Code: 406-840
Country: Republic of Korea
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-05-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23