Dataset: Sea Ice Observations from the Aurora Australis V2 1991/92


Description

These data describe pack ice characteristics in the Antarctic sea ice zone.
These data are in the ASPeCt format.

National program: Australia
Vessel: Aurora Australis
Dates in ice: 8 Nov 1991 - 19 Nov 1991
Observers: Ian Allison, Tony Worby

Summary of voyage track:
8/11 Ice edge at approx 60S, 82E
8-12/11 Vessel steamed to Mawson
13-15/11 Vessel steamed from Mawson to Davis
18-19/11 Vessel steamed from Davis to ice edge at approx 62S, 81E

The fields in this dataset are:
SEA ICE CONCENTRATION
SEA ICE FLOE SIZE
SEA ICE SNOW COVER
SEA ICE THICKNESS
SEA ICE TOPOGRAPHY
SEA ICE TYPE
RECORD
DATE
TIME
LATITUDE
LONGITUDE
OPEN WATER
TRACK
SNOW THICKNESS
SNOW TYPE
SEA TEMPERATURE
AIR TEMPERATURE
WIND VELOCITY
WIND DIRECTION
FILM COUNTER
FRAME COUNTER FOR FILM
VIDEO RECORDER COUNTER
VISIBILITY CODE
CLOUD
WEATHER CODE
COMMENTS

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