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Mt Menzies Satellite Image Map 1:100 000
Entry ID: mt_menzies_sat


Summary
Abstract: Satellite image map of Mt Menzies, Mac. Robertson Land, Antarctica. This map was produced for the Australian Antarctic Division by AUSLIG (now Geoscience Australia) Commercial, in Australia, in 1997. The map is at a scale of 1:100000, and was produced from Landsat TM and SPOT XS scenes. It is projected on a Transverse Mercator projection, and shows glaciers/ice shelves, and gives some historical text information. The map has both geographical and UTM co-ordinates.

Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: Project summary information for Mount Menzies satellite image map


Link: View Related Information
Description: Mount Menzies / Mac. Robertson Land satellite image map


Link: View Related Information
Description: Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset


Link: View Related Information
Description: Download a pdf copy of the map

Geographic Coverage
 N: -72.9 S: -73.5029  E: 63.4339  W: 60.3515

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Brolsma, H.
Dataset Title: Mt Menzies Satellite Image Map 1:100 000
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 1999-10-07
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/mt_menzies_sat


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-08-01
Stop Date: 1997-08-31


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > Mt Menzies
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >BOUNDARIES    [Definition]


Platform
LANDSAT    [Information]
SPOT-1 >Systeme Probatoire Pour l'Observation de la Terre-1    [Information]


Instrument
Cameras    [Information]


Quality
Please see the URL ('Project summary information for Mount Menzies satellite image map').

Data source: Three Landsat TM scenes (131-112, 128-112, 131-111), acquired 18 November 1989, 29 November 1989, 16 January 1991 respectively, and one SPOT XS scene (GRS 097-670), acquired 18 February 1989.

Projection and Grid: Transverse Mercator, grid zone 41.

Co-ordinates: Geographical and UTM.

Horizontal datum: World Geodetic System 1984.

Magnetic Variation: 68.6 degrees west in February 1997, and moves westerly by about 0.1 degrees each year.

Nomenclature: Names have been approved by the Antarctic Names Committee of Australia.


Access Constraints
Contact the Australian Antarctic Data Centre to view the hard copy of the map. A scanned pdf version is available for download from the provided URL. A document providing more information is publicly available for download from the provided URL.


Use Constraints
This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=mt_menzi... when using these data.


Keywords
Mt Menzies
Satellite Image Map


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
Australian Antarctic Division


Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia



Distribution
Distribution_Media: HTTP
Distribution_Size: 25.34 MB
Distribution_Format: PDF
Fees: Free


Personnel
HENK BROLSMA
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-02-14



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