Dataset: Sea Ice Observations from the Aurora Australis V9.1 1992/93


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: 26 Apr 1993 - 04 May 1993
Observers: Tony Worby, Vicky Lytle, Rob Massom, Paul Scott, Kelvin Michael

Summary of voyage track:
26/4 Ice edge at approx 64S, 150E
26/4 - 4/5 Scientific experiments in pack ice between 143E - 150E
4/5 Ice edge at approx. 65S, 144E

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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