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Geomagnetic and seismological data collected from Scott Base, Cape Evans (Ross Island) and Lake Vanda - K102_1959_2012_NZ_1
Entry ID: K102_1959_2012_NZ_1

Abstract: Geomagnetic and seismological measurements were established in Antarctica in 1957 as part of the International Geophysical Year and have continued until present. Geomagnetic data have been recorded continuously but for a gap in the data from 1959 until 1963. Since 1963, the components of the earth’s magnetic field (H, D & Z) and the large variations in this field associated with the arriving ... View entire text
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Description: The data has been made publically available via INTERMAGNET
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
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1.   N: -77.85   S: -77.85   E: 166.75   W: 166.75  
2.   N: -77.52   S: -77.52   E: 161.83   W: 161.83  
3.   N: -77.63   S: -77.63   E: 166.4   W: 166.4  

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1958-01-01
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality INTERMAGNET data are available as magnetograms or as digital data files at the provided GET DATA URL link.

Preliminary data can be downloaded via your browser. These data are generally available for the day previous to the current one. For some of the more remoter observatories data are not available for several days.

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Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 570 4813
Fax: +64 4 570 4600
Email: T.Hurst at gns.cri.nz
Contact Address:
Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences
PO Box 30368
City: Lower Hutt
Postal Code: 5040
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-01-25

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