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CORONA Satellite Image of Area from Sennybridge to Talgarth, Wales

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Depositor dc.contributor Mathys, Tony
Institution dc.contributor.other University of Edinburgh
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial northlimit=52.034;eastlimit=-3.1287;southlimit=51.8169;westlimit=-3.6959;
Dataset Date dc.coverage.temporal 1968-08-10
Date Accessioned 2011-01-13T15:18:40Z
Date Available 2011-01-13T15:18:40Z
Date Issued 2011-01-13
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Lineage dc.description This image was cropped to remove scanned negative border, and then geo-referenced in ArcGIS 9.3 using vector data from Digimap OpenStream. This CORONA satellite image was made available from the U.S. Geological Survey.
Abstract dc.description.abstract This CORONA panchromatic satellite image covers an area extending from Afon (River) Tawe to Talgarth, Wales. The ground resolution is between 2 to 3 metres. The dataset also includes a screenshot showing image footprint, which corresponds to the full extent of the captured images. There are four image segments associated with this footprint (DS1104-1043DF002_2a, DS1104-1043DF002_2b, DS1104-1043DF002_2c and DS1104-1043DF002_2d). The image files ending in '1a' and ‘1b’ have not been processed as there is 90 percent cloud cover associated with these images. This image (DS1104-1043DF002_2c) has been clipped as one-third of the image has over 90 percent cloud cover; this segment of the image has about 30 percent cloud cover. Please note that the spatial accuracy is not reliable and may need to be geo-referenced again, though this was done to situate the image over the corresponding ground area. Users of this image will be able to identify areas using built environments and features of the physical landscape.
Format dc.format GeoTIFF
Language dc.language.iso en
Additional Licence Information dc.rights This data is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 license whose full text can be found at
Subject dc.subject Afon Tawe
Subject dc.subject Talgarth
Subject dc.subject CORONA
Subject dc.subject Satellite
Subject dc.subject Imagery
Subject dc.subject Brecon
Subject dc.subject Aberhonddu
Subject dc.subject River Usk
Subject dc.subject Afon Wysg
Subject dc.subject Brecon Beacons National Park
Subject dc.subject Sennybridge
Subject dc.subject Fforest Fawr
Subject dc.subject Afon Llynfi
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Imagery/Base Maps/Earth Cover
Title dc.title CORONA Satellite Image of Area from Sennybridge to Talgarth, Wales
Type dc.type Aerial or Satellite Imagery

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