Sea Ice Observations from the Icebird V1 1988/89
Entry ID: ASPECT_IB101188

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Abstract: These data describe pack ice characteristics in the Antarctic sea ice zone.
These data are in the ASPeCt format.

National program: Australia
Vessel: Icebird
Dates in ice: 28 Oct 1988 - 23 Nov 1988
Observers: Ian Allison, Steve Warren, Rich Brandt

Summary of voyage track:
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -60.0   S: -67.0   E: 115.0   W: 60.0

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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1988-10-28
Stop Date: 1988-11-23
ISO Topic Category
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Quality Type 1: Error free
Type 2: Dubious. Non-specific errors
Type 3: Known errors exist that can be fixed
Type 4: Known errors exist that cannot be fixed
Type 5: No data - not observed
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Access Constraints None. The data are freely available. The data are available for download from the given url. Note that to use the original log files, you will also need to download the provided software in order to extract the data.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

Authors should acknowledge use of the ASPeCt data archive.

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at the URL below when using these data.
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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 Format: pdf, text
Fees: free
Email: a.worby at
Contact Address:
University of Tasmania
Private Bag 80
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-07-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2015-11-20
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