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Petit, Jean Robert (1999): Age of the Vostok ice core. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.55504

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Related to:
Petit, Jean Robert; Jouzel, Jean; Raynaud, Dominique; Barkov, Nartsiss I; Barnola, Jean-Marc; Basile, Isabelle; Bender, Michael L; Chappellaz, Jérôme A; Davis, John C; Delaygue, Gilles; Delmotte, M; Kotlyakov, Vladimir; Legrand, Michel R; Lipenkov, Vladimir Ya; Lorius, C; Pepin, L; Ritz, Catherine; Saltzman, Eric S; Stiévenard, Michel (1999): Climate and atmospheric history of the past 420,000 years from the Vostok ice core, Antarctica. Nature, 399(6735), 429-436, https://doi.org/10.1038/20859
Coverage:
Latitude: -78.464420 * Longitude: 106.837320
Date/Time Start: 1980-01-01T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1980-01-01T00:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, ice/snow: m * Maximum DEPTH, ice/snow: 3310 m
Event(s):
Vostok * Latitude: -78.464420 * Longitude: 106.837320 * Date/Time: 1980-01-01T00:00:00 * Elevation: 3488.0 m * Recovery: 2755 m * Location: Antarctica * Campaign: Ice_core_diverse * Basis: Sampling/drilling ice * Method/Device: Drilling/drill rig (DRILL) * Comment: annual pressure 624 mbar; mean annual temperature -55.5°C; snow accumulation between 2.2 and
22.5 g/cm**2/yr, about 250 ka
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1DEPTH, ice/snowDepth ice/snowmGeocode
2Age, datedAge datedkaPetit, Jean RobertAge, calculated from ice flow modelAge of the ice (GT4 chronology)
3Gas ageGas ageka BPPetit, Jean RobertAge, calculated from ice flow modelGas age as deduced from the Barnoal et al. (1991) model
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