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MOA-derived Structural Feature Map of the Ronne Ice Shelf
Entry ID: NSIDC-0497

Abstract: This data set provides a structural feature map of the Ronne Ice Shelf in Antarctica (also known as the Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf). The map was developed as part of a project to study fracture propagation in the Ronne Ice Shelf, with special focus on the Evans Ice Stream. Features were digitized from the MODIS Mosaic of Antartica (MOA), a composite of individual Moderate Resolution Imaging ... View entire text
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  N: -74.36   S: -84.68   E: -26.11   W: -86.56

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Hulbe, C. and C. Ledoux.
Dataset Title: MOA-derived Structural Feature Map of the Ronne Ice Shelf
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0497
Dataset Release Date: 2011-07-15
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-11-20
Stop Date: 2004-02-29
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 135 KB
Distribution Format: PDF
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Hulbe, C.L., C. LeDoux, and K.C. Cruikshank. 2010. Propagation of Long Fractures in the Ronne Ice Shelf Investigated Using a Numerical Model of Fracture Propagation. Journal of Glaciology, 56 (197), 459-472. doi:10.3189/002214310792447743.

LeDoux, C. 2007. A Boundary Element Model for Fracture Propagation. (MSc thesis, Portland State University.)

Haran, T., J. Bohlander, T. Scambos, T. Painter, ... View entire text
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-07-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24

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