World WorldSat Color Shaded Relief

Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: WorldSat International, Inc.
Originator: ESRI
Publication_Date: 20061001
Title:
World WorldSat Color Shaded Relief
Edition: 2006
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: raster digital data
Series_Information:
Series_Name: ESRIr Data & Maps
Issue_Identification: 2006 World, Europe, United States, Canada, and Mexico
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Redlands, California, USA
Publisher: ESRI
Other_Citation_Details:
Location: Elevation and Image Data - World DVD \world_images
Description:
Abstract:
World WorldSat Color Shaded Relief represents a cloud-free view of the Earth produced by mosaicking hundreds of individual 1996 NOAA weather satellite images. These satellites orbit the Earth at an altitude of 800 km (520 miles). The image has a cell size of 2 kilometers (at the equator). 

On completion of the base satellite mosaic, the land areas were enhanced with shaded relief imagery, derived from 1,000-meter digital elevation data, bringing the Earth's topography to life. For the Ocean areas, WorldSat incorporated ocean floor relief data (bathymetry), providing a view of the undersea topography.
Purpose:
World WorldSat Color Shaded Relief provides a shaded relief background on which other data can be displayed.
Supplemental_Information:
Largest scale when displaying the data: 1:7,500,000.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Multiple_Dates/Times:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1996
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1999
Currentness_Reference:
ground condition: 1996; publication date: 1999
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: Annually
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -179.999999
East_Bounding_Coordinate: 180.000000
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 90.000000
South_Bounding_Coordinate: -90.000000
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: None
Theme_Keyword: image
Theme_Keyword: shaded relief
Theme_Keyword: elevation
Theme_Keyword: topography
Theme_Keyword: ocean floor relief
Theme_Keyword: bathymetry
Theme_Keyword: oceans
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: None
Place_Keyword: World
Place_Keyword: Oceans
Temporal:
Temporal_Keyword_Thesaurus: None
Temporal_Keyword: 1996
Temporal_Keyword: 1999
Access_Constraints: Access granted to Licensee only.
Use_Constraints:
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Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: ESRI
Contact_Person: Data Team
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address:
380 New York Street
City: Redlands
State_or_Province: California
Postal_Code: 92373-8100
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 909-793-2853
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 909-793-5953
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: info@esri.com
Hours_of_Service: 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Pacific time, Monday-Friday
Contact Instructions:
In the United States-
Please direct all inquiries regarding software/data pricing and consulting services to your local ESRI Regional Office.  For support, you may contact Technical Support by telephone (voice) between 6:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Pacific time, Monday through Friday, by dialing 888-377-4575; facsimile (fax) available at 909-792-0960; electronic mail (e-mail) support@esri.com; or visit http://support.esri.com; ESRI holidays excluded. 

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Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows 2000 Version 5.0 (Build 2195) Service Pack 3; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.0.0.532
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Data_Quality_Information:
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: WorldSat International, Inc.
Publication_Date: 1999
Title:
World WorldSat Color Shaded Relief Image
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: raster digital data
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Publisher: WorldSat International, Inc.
Type_of_Source_Media: CD-ROM
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1999
Source_Currentness_Reference:
publication date
Source_Citation_Abbreviation:
WorldSat International, Inc. - 2km
Source_Contribution:
Attribute and geospatial data
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
This data represents a cloud-free view of the Earth produced by mosaicking hundreds of individual 1996 NOAA weather satellite images. These satellites orbit the Earth at an altitude of 800 km (520 miles). The image has a cell size of 2 kilometers (at the equator). 

On completion of the base satellite mosaic, the land areas were enhanced with shaded relief imagery, derived from 1,000-meter digital elevation data, bringing the Earth's topography to life. For the Ocean areas, WorldSat incorporated ocean floor relief data (bathymetry), providing a view of the undersea topography.
Process_Date: 1999
Source_Produced_Citation_Abbreviation:
WorldSat International, Inc. - 2km
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
The following steps were performed by ESRI: Extracted data set from WorldSat International, Inc. media. Converted to MrSID image format. Created ArcGISr layer file (.lyr).
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation:
WorldSat International, Inc. - 2km
Process_Date: 20040120
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Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Raster
Raster_Object_Information:
Raster_Object_Type: Pixel
Row_Count: 10020
Column_Count: 20040
Vertical_Count: 1
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees
Planar:
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method: row and column
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution: 0.017964
Ordinate_Resolution: 0.017964
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: D_WGS_1984
Ellipsoid_Name: WGS_1984
Semi-major_Axis: 6378137.000000
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257224
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Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: Band_1
Entity_Type_Definition:
The red band.
Entity_Type_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: ObjectID
Attribute_Definition:
Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Value
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Count
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: Band_2
Entity_Type_Definition:
The green band.
Entity_Type_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: ObjectID
Attribute_Definition:
Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Value
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Count
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: Band_3
Entity_Type_Definition:
The blue band.
Entity_Type_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: ObjectID
Attribute_Definition:
Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Value
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Count
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address:
380 New York Street
City: Redlands
State_or_Province: California
Postal_Code: 92373-8100
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 800-447-9778
Contact Instructions:
In the United States, contact the ESRI Telebusiness staff at 800-447-9778 for more information about our software and data.

Outside the United States, please direct all inquiries to your local ESRI International Distributor.  This information can be found at http://gis.esri.com/intldist/contactint.cfm.
Resource_Description: Offline Data
Distribution_Liability:
See use constraints.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: MrSID
Format_Specification:
The SID file contains the image data. The SDW file contains the world (location) information. The AUX file contains auxiliary information (optional). The XML file (*.sid.xml) contains the metadata describing the data set (optional).
File_Decompression_Technique: MrSID
Transfer_Size: 16.889
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Offline_Option:
Offline_Media: DVD-ROM
Recording_Capacity:
Recording_Density: 7.95
Recording_Density_Units: GB (gigabytes)
Recording_Format: UDF (Universal Disc Format)
Fees: Software purchase price
Ordering_Instructions:
ESRI Data & Maps is available only as part of ESRIr software.
Technical_Prerequisites:
To use this data requires software that supports MrSIDr image format.
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20040306
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: ESRI
Contact_Person: Data Team
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address:
380 New York Street
City: Redlands
State_or_Province: California
Postal_Code: 92373-8100
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 909-793-2853
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 909-793-5953
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: info@esri.com
Hours_of_Service: 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Pacific time, Monday-Friday
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
Metadata_Extensions:
Online_Linkage: http://www.esri.com/metadata/esriprof80.html
Profile_Name: ESRI Metadata Profile
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