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Data Set ID:
G02129

Southern Hemisphere Ice Limits, 1973-1978, Version 1

Weekly Southern Ocean ice limits, have been digitized from U.S. Navy Fleet Weather Facility ice charts, at the Max-Planck Institut fur Meteorologie, Hamburg. Coverage is from 1 January 1973 to 31 June 1978. Data are gridded at 5 degree longitude intervals and are available via ftp.

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Geographic Coverage

Parameter(s):
  • Sea Ice > Ice Extent
  • Snow/Ice > Ice Extent
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: -50, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 January 1973 to 30 June 1978
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Data Format(s): Not specified
Platform(s) Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): P. Lemke, E. Trinkl, Klaus Hasselmann

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.

Hasselmann, K., P. Lemke, and E. W. Trinkl. 2003. Southern Hemisphere Ice Limits, 1973-1978, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N53R0QRR. [Date Accessed].
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