Data

Sea Ice Observations from the Aurora Australis V1 1995/96 (HIHO HIHO experiment)

Australian Ocean Data Network
WORBY, ANTHONY PETER ; Worby, A.P. ; Australian Antarctic Division ; Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Viewed: [[ro.stat.viewed]] Cited: [[ro.stat.cited]] Accessed: [[ro.stat.accessed]]
ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Adc&rfr_id=info%3Asid%2FANDS&rft_id=https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/ASPECT_AA070895&rft.title=Sea Ice Observations from the Aurora Australis V1 1995/96 (HIHO HIHO experiment)&rft.identifier=https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/ASPECT_AA070895&rft.publisher=Australian Antarctic Division&rft.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: 21 Jul 1995 - 26 Aug 1995 (HIHO HIH0 experiment) Observers: Tony Worby, Ian Allison, Vicky Lytle, Rob Massom, Petra Heil Summary of voyage track: Scientific voyage focussed on the area near 64S, 140E. Three laps of a 60 x 60 nmile study area were completed with E-W and N-S transects through the study region to deploy and recover instruments. 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 COMMENTSEach parameter is assigned a data quality flag as defined below: Flag 1: Error free Flag 2: Dubious. Non-specific errors Flag 3: Known errors exist that can be fixed Flag 4: Known errors exist that cannot be fixed Flag 5: No data - not observed Flag 6: Data in analog format only Time and position: 1 Total ice concentration: 1 Open water: 1 Pri ice concentration: 1 Pri ice type: 1 Pri ice thickness: 1 Pri floe size: 1 Pri topography: 1 Pri snow type: 1 Pri snow thickness: 1 Sec ice concentration: 1 Sec ice type: 1 Sec ice thickness: 1 Sec floe size: 1 Sec topography: 1 Sec snow type: 1 Sec snow thickness: 1 Ter ice concentration: 1 Ter ice type: 1 Ter ice thickness: 1 Ter floe size: 1 Ter topography: 1 Ter snow type: 1 Ter snow thickness: 1 Air temperature: 6 Water temperature: 6 Wind speed: 6 Wind direction: 6 Cloud: 6 Current weather: 6 Visibility: 6 Video reading: 6 Photo (film no.): 6 Photo (frame no.): 6 Comments: 6&rft.creator=WORBY, ANTHONY PETER &rft.creator=Worby, A.P. &rft.creator=Australian Antarctic Division &rft.creator=Australian Antarctic Data Centre &rft.date=2001&rft.coverage=northlimit=-61.0; southlimit=-66.0; westlimit=136.0; eastLimit=143.0&rft.coverage=northlimit=-61.0; southlimit=-66.0; westlimit=136.0; eastLimit=143.0&rft_rights=These data are publicly available for download from the provided URL and from the ASPECT website. Note that to use the original log files, you will also need to download the provided software in order to extract the data.&rft_rights=This data set conforms to the CCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/). Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASPECT_AA070895 when using these data. Authors should acknowledge use of the ASPeCt data archive - The ship-based sea ice and snow thickness data were provided by the SCAR Antarctic Sea Ice Processes and Climate (ASPeCt) program (aspect.antarctica.gov.au).&rft_subject=oceans&rft_subject=ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS&rft_subject=EARTH SCIENCE&rft_subject=CRYOSPHERE&rft_subject=SEA ICE&rft_subject=ICE FLOES&rft_subject=ICE TYPES&rft_subject=PACK ICE&rft_subject=SEA ICE CONCENTRATION&rft_subject=AIR TEMPERATURE&rft_subject=CLOUD&rft_subject=COMMENTS&rft_subject=DATE&rft_subject=FILM COUNTER&rft_subject=FRAME COUNTER FOR FILM&rft_subject=LATITUDE&rft_subject=LONGITUDE&rft_subject=OPEN WATER&rft_subject=RECORD&rft_subject=SEA ICE FLOE SIZE&rft_subject=SEA ICE SNOW COVER&rft_subject=SEA ICE THICKNESS&rft_subject=SEA ICE TOPOGRAPHY&rft_subject=SEA ICE TYPE&rft_subject=SEA TEMPERATURE&rft_subject=SNOW THICKNESS&rft_subject=SNOW TYPE&rft_subject=TIME&rft_subject=TRACK&rft_subject=VIDEO RECORDER COUNTER&rft_subject=VISIBILITY CODE&rft_subject=WEATHER CODE&rft_subject=WIND DIRECTION&rft_subject=WIND VELOCITY&rft_subject=SHIPS&rft_subject=R/V AA > R/V Aurora Australis&rft_subject=ASPECT > Antarctic Sea Ice Processes and Climate&rft_subject=AMD/AU&rft_subject=CEOS&rft_subject=AMD&rft_subject=ACE/CRC&rft_subject=OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN&rft_subject=GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR&rft.type=dataset&rft.language=English Access the data

Licence & Rights:

Other view details
Unknown

This data set conforms to the CCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/). Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASPECT_AA070895 when using these data. Authors should acknowledge use of the ASPeCt data archive - "The ship-based sea ice and snow thickness data were provided by the SCAR Antarctic Sea Ice Processes and Climate (ASPeCt) program (aspect.antarctica.gov.au)".

These data are publicly available for download from the provided URL and from the ASPECT website. Note that to use the original log files, you will also need to download the provided software in order to extract the data.

Access:

Other

Full 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: 21 Jul 1995 - 26 Aug 1995 (HIHO HIH0 experiment)
Observers: Tony Worby, Ian Allison, Vicky Lytle, Rob Massom, Petra Heil

Summary of voyage track:
Scientific voyage focussed on the area near 64S, 140E.
Three laps of a 60 x 60 nmile study area were completed with E-W and N-S transects through the study region to deploy and recover instruments.

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

Lineage

Each parameter is assigned a data quality flag as defined below:

Flag 1: Error free
Flag 2: Dubious. Non-specific errors
Flag 3: Known errors exist that can be fixed
Flag 4: Known errors exist that cannot be fixed
Flag 5: No data - not observed
Flag 6: Data in analog format only

Time and position: 1
Total ice concentration: 1
Open water: 1
Pri ice concentration: 1
Pri ice type: 1
Pri ice thickness: 1
Pri floe size: 1
Pri topography: 1
Pri snow type: 1
Pri snow thickness: 1
Sec ice concentration: 1
Sec ice type: 1
Sec ice thickness: 1
Sec floe size: 1
Sec topography: 1
Sec snow type: 1
Sec snow thickness: 1
Ter ice concentration: 1
Ter ice type: 1
Ter ice thickness: 1
Ter floe size: 1
Ter topography: 1
Ter snow type: 1
Ter snow thickness: 1
Air temperature: 6
Water temperature: 6
Wind speed: 6
Wind direction: 6
Cloud: 6
Current weather: 6
Visibility: 6
Video reading: 6
Photo (film no.): 6
Photo (frame no.): 6
Comments: 6

Issued: 20010720

Data time period: 1995-07-21 to 1995-08-26

Click to explore relationships graph

143,-61 143,-66 136,-66 136,-61 143,-61

139.5,-63.5

text: northlimit=-61.0; southlimit=-66.0; westlimit=136.0; eastLimit=143.0

Other Information
GET DATA

uri : http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/portal/download_file.cfm?file_id=1097

Download point for the data - log files, postcript files, excel files.

DOWNLOAD SOFTWARE

uri : http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/portal/download_file.cfm?file_id=1169

Download point for sea ice software

VIEW RELATED INFORMATION

uri : http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/portal/download_file.cfm?file_id=4483

Download the ASPECT Report - A Technique for Making Ship-Based Observations of Antarctic Sea Ice Thickness and Characteristics

PROJECT HOME PAGE

uri : http://aspect.antarctica.gov.au/

ASPECT website

VIEW RELATED INFORMATION

uri : http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/portal/download_file.cfm?file_id=4342

Readme file containing instructions on how to use the log files and software.

VIEW RELATED INFORMATION

uri : http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASPECT_AA070895

Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset

Data Set Citation

uri : https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/ASPECT_AA070895

Sea Ice Observations from the Aurora Australis V1 1995/96 (HIHO HIHO experiment)

Identifiers