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All-Sky TV Camera Data at Zhongshan Station, Antarctica, Year 2002 dataset
Entry ID: CN_NADC_2002_18_S_ASC

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Abstract: All-sky TV camera is to monitor auroral displays nearly 180 degrees in filed of
view, it consists of all-sky camera, control box, timing generator, timer
corrector, two VHS recorders, SVHS recorders and TEAC recorder. The all-sky
video data is recorded on VHS tapes with two copies, one for Polar Research
Institute of China, and the other copy goes to National Institute of Polar
Research, Japan, according to the scientific agreement between two institutes.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
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1.   N: -69.6   S: -69.6   E: 76.6   W: 76.6  
Min Altitude: 100 KM Max Altitude: 250 KM

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-01-01
Stop Date: 2002-12-31
Quality The aurora phenomena occur over 100 km above the ground, it subjects to the
contamination from moonlight, clouds and other weather conditions. The data set
is of good quality in general.
Access Constraints Public Access.
Use Constraints No Use Constraints.
Data Set Progress
Data Center
National Antarctic and Arctic Data Center, China Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (8621) 5871-7576
Email: zhangjie at
Contact Address:
451, Jinqiao Road
City: Shanghai
Province or State: Shanghai
Postal Code: 200136
Country: P.R.C.
Distribution Media: Tape
Distribution Size: 90000.0 MB
Fees: Free
Phone: 86-21-58713682
Fax: 86-21-58711663
Email: huangdehong at
Contact Address:
Polar Research Institute of China
City: shanghai
Province or State: Shanghai
Postal Code: 200136
Country: CHINA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-08-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-05-08

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