Images of Antarctic Ice Shelves

Pine Island Bay

Pine Island Bay Locator Map

Location Map: MODIS image from 12 March 2003, 16:15

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Pine Island MODIS Images: 
Pine Island AVHRR Images: 

Projection Information

Projection: Polar Stereographic
Datum: WGS84
Standard Parallel: -70.0
Corner Coordinates:
    UL: 71.998860S 113.594373W
    LL: 75.491196S 117.004071W
    UR: 72.492200S 98.868027W
    LR: 76.115095S 98.568614W
Number of Rows (MODIS): 1600
Number of Columns (MODIS): 2000
Number of Rows (AVHRR): 800
Number of Columns (AVHRR): 1000
Meters per Pixel (MODIS): 250
Meters per Pixel (AVHRR): 500

Additional Pine Island imagery Images from various instruments highlighting special events or features of the iceshelf.