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Automatically extracted rock outcrop dataset for Antarctica - VERSION 7.3
GB/NERC/BAS/PDC/01426

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Abstract:
A rock outcrop dataset for all of Antarctica, automatically extracted from Landsat 8 imagery. The original dataset was published in the following paper 'An automated methodology for differentiating rock from snow, clouds and sea in Antarctica from Landsat 8 imagery: a new rock outcrop map and area estimation for the entire Antarctic continent', The Cryosphere, 10, pp1665-1677, doi:10.5194/tc-10-1665-2016. This version has been updated in places to match the current coastline, and areas outside of the ADD data limit have been removed.

Keywords:
Antarctic Digital Database, Antarctica, Geology, Moraines, Nunataks, Topographic mapping

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