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Images of Antarctic Ice Shelves




Abbot Ice Shelf

Abbot Locator Map

Location Map: MODIS image from 10 March 2003, 14:50

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Abbot MODIS Images: 
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Projection Information
Projection: Polar Stereographic
Datum: WGS84
Standard Parallel: -70.0
Corner Coordinates:
    UL: 71.430667S, 104.977081W
    LL: 74.351449S, 105.923715W
    UR: 71.056695S, 87.480948W
    LR: 73.905142, 85.181644W
Number of Rows (MODIS): 1300
Number of Columns (MODIS): 2500
Number of Rows (AVHRR): 650
Number of Columns (AVHRR): 1250
Meters per Pixel (MODIS): 250
Meters per Pixel (AVHRR): 500