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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0110

Tephra in Siple and Taylor Dome Ice Cores, Version 1

This data set consists of electron microprobe geochemical analyses of glass shards sampled from Siple Dome and Taylor Dome ice cores during the 1999-2000 field season. Geochemical data are in tab-delimited ASCII and Excel formats. Backscattered electron images of tephra samples are in TIFF format. Data are available via ftp.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: -81, S: -81, E: -148, W: -148

  • N: -77.8, S: -77.8, E: 158.71, W: 158.71

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 January 1999 to 31 December 2000
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Ice Core Records > Volcanic Deposits
Platform(s) GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): CORING DEVICES, ELECTRON MICROPROBES
Data Format(s):
  • TIFF
  • Microsoft Excel
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Nelia Dunbar

Data Citation

As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Dunbar, N. 2002. Tephra in Siple and Taylor Dome Ice Cores, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N50P0WXF. [Date Accessed].
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