Mt Menzies Satellite Image Map 1:100 000Entry ID: mt_menzies_sat
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.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/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: 1Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/mt_menzies_sat
Start Date: 1997-08-01Stop Date: 1997-08-31
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
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.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 25.34 MB
Distribution Format: PDF
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Australian Antarctic Division 203 Channel Highway
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-02-14