Accession Number : AD0660997

Title :   (CONTRIBUTION TO) THE PROBLEM OF THE EARTH'S COLD POLES. WHERE IS THE EARTH'S COLD POLE,

Corporate Author : WEATHER BUREAU WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rubinshtein,E. S. ; Dubrovin,L. I.

Report Date : MAY 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The author found temperature extremes in the polar regions. He concludes that the South Pole and also the North Pole are not the coldest places in their respective hemispheres. The 'Cold Pole' in the Southern Hemisphere, obviously, is in the geometric center of the continent.

Descriptors :   (*POLAR REGIONS, *CLIMATE), (*ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, POLAR REGIONS), SIBERIA, GREENLAND, ANTARCTIC REGIONS, WEATHER STATIONS, TERRAIN, USSR

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE