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Macquarie Island Quickbird Image (15 March 2005) orthorectification
Entry ID: Macquarie_Quickbird_15Mar2005

Abstract: Quickbird image of Macquarie Island acquired on 15 March 2005. The image has been orthorectified, i.e. all geometric distortions caused by the earth curvature and relief displacement have been corrected.
Twenty six ground control points spread out over the image were identified, based on survey control marks and corresponding pixels in the Panchromatic band of the Quickbird image. This was done ... View entire text
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Description: View the image in the Australian Antarctic Data Centre Satellite Image Catalogue.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.47   S: -54.79   E: 158.95   W: 158.76

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Lucieer, A. and Brolsma, H.
Dataset Title: Macquarie Island Quickbird Image (15 March 2005) orthorectification
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-03-15
Stop Date: 2005-03-15
Access Constraints This image is licensed to the University of Tasmania, Australian Antarctic Data Centre, DPIW, Parks and Wildlife Service, and CODES (UTas).

Please contact the AADC for access to the data.

The ground control points are available for download from this metadata record.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

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Data Set Progress
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 10 kb
Distribution Format: Excel, text
Fees: Free
Phone: +61 3 6226 2140
Email: arko.lucieer at
Contact Address:
Private Bag 76
University of Tasmania
School Of Geography
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-08-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23