Abstract

Bathymetry is the study of ocean depths, typically from quality controlled depth soundings. Bathymetric data is XYZ values, denoting latitude, longitude and depth measurements. Geoscience Australia is the co-custodian of Australians bathymetry data, along with the Royal Australian Navy - Australian Hydrographic Survey. This data includes: historical point data, ship trackline, multibeam data, controlled source seismic, satellite and airborne derived data.
Google map showing geographic bounding box with values North bound 0.0 East bound 180.0 West bound 40.0 South bound -85.0
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To purchase it, complete the order form
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Geoscience Australia Sales Centre via:

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+61 2 6249 9960; or
phone:
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Please note that support hours are 9 am to 5 pm weekdays

Product Type/Sub Type

dataset - Marine Data - Bathymetry Grid

Constraints

license
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia Licence

IP Owner

Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia)
Australian Hydrographic Office

Author(s)

Date (publication)

1905

Product Type

dataset

Topic Category

geoscientificInformation

Keywords

Marine Data
Bathymetry Grid
geophysics
bathymetry
Marine Geoscience

Resource Language

English

Resource Character Set

utf8

Resource Security Classification

unclassified

Geographic Extent

North bound
0.0
East bound
180.0
West bound
40.0
South bound
-85.0

Lineage

Data used to produce bathymetric maps for research and national grid at 250m pixel scale as a Geoscience Australia (GA) product. The current 2009 grid is available through the GA Sales Centre. Key Clients: Industry, Internal Geoscience Australia (GA) and Academic research.

Digital Transfer Options

onLine

Distribution Information

Price AUD$ INCL GST
0.00

Ordering Instructions

http://www.ga.gov.au/products-services/how-to-order-products/sales-centre.html

Distributor

Role
distributor
Organisation Name
Geoscience Australia
City
Canberra
Administrative Area
ACT
Postal Code
2601
Country
Australia
Email Address

Metadata File Identifier

c6cdee3f-f253-3715-e044-00144fdd4fa6

Metadata Standard Name

ANZLIC Metadata Profile: An Australian/New Zealand Profile of AS/NZS ISO 19115:2005, Geographic information - Metadata

Metadata Standard Version

1.1

Metadata Date Stamp

2012-08-09

METADATA SECURITY CLASSIFICATION

unclassified

Metadata Contact

Role
pointOfContact
Organisation Name
Geoscience Australia
City
Canberra
Administrative Area
ACT
Postal Code
2601
Country
Australia
Email Address
Related Links
This product is available for purchase for $0.00.

To purchase it, complete the order form
[PDF 45 kB] and submit it to the
Geoscience Australia Sales Centre via:

fax:
+61 2 6249 9960; or
phone:
1800 800 173 (within Australia);
 
+61 2 6249 9966 (outside Australia).

Please note that support hours are 9 am to 5 pm weekdays