Dia de la Antartida de Argentina, or Argentine Antarctic Day, commemorates the day that Argentina purchased Orcadas Base from William Bruce in 1902. The personnel of Marambio Station raise the Argentine flag in commemoration of this day.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
TS_06_AMIGOShike2.JPG TS_06_AMIGOSberg6.JPG TS_06_AntarcticaDay.jpg TS_06_AbandonShip.jpg TS_06_AMIGOSberg4.JPG
File information
Filename:TS_06_AntarcticaDay.jpg
Album name:kleitzell / IceTrek 2006
Keywords:IceTrek Ice Trek Ted Scambos Marambio Argentina by_scambos by_bauer Antarctic_Day Antartida Argentine Antarctica Antarctica_Day Marambio Station station
Copyright Information:May be used freely if properly cited
Image Credit:Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
File Size:53 KB
Date added:Oct 09, 2008
Dimensions:576 x 480 pixels
Displayed:317 times
Digital Zoom Ratio:0
Flash:No Flash
Flash Pix Version:version 1
ISO:50
Resolution Unit:Inch
Saturation:0
Y Resolution:72 dots per ResolutionUnit
YCbCrPositioning:Datum Point
IPTC Keywords:IceTrek Ice Trek Ted Scambos Marambio Argentine Antarctic Day Dia de la Antartida de Argentina Orcadas orange Argentine Antarctica Antarctica Day Marambio Station station
URL:http://nsidc.org/gallery/coppermine/displayimage.php?pos=-470
Favorites:Add to Favorites

Browse Galleries

View Index for All Albums

Help/FAQ

Photo & Image Gallery FAQ

Questions or comments about the NSIDC Photo Gallery? Contact the NSIDC User Services Office.

Look up snow and ice related words and terminology in our Cryosphere Glossary

Visit our Education Center to learn more about snow, ice, glaciers, frozen ground, and research in cold regions.

Read about Scientists at NSIDC