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Data Set ID:
AE_MoSno

AMSR-E/Aqua Monthly L3 Global Snow Water Equivalent EASE-Grids, Version 2

These Level-3 Snow Water Equivalent (SWE) data sets contain SWE data and quality assurance flags mapped to Northern and Southern Hemisphere 25 km Equal-Area Scalable Earth Grids (EASE-Grids).

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180

Spatial Resolution:
  • 25 km x 25 km
Temporal Coverage:
  • 19 June 2002 to 1 September 2011
Temporal Resolution: 1 month
Parameter(s):
  • Snow/Ice > Snow Water Equivalent
Platform(s) AQUA
Sensor(s): AMSR-E
Data Format(s):
  • HDF-EOS
Version: V2
Data Contributor(s): Richard Kelly, James Foster, Marco Tedesco

Data Citation

As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Tedesco, M., R. Kelly, J. L. Foster, and A. T. Chang. 2004. AMSR-E/Aqua Monthly L3 Global Snow Water Equivalent EASE-Grids, Version 2. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/AMSR-E/AE_MOSNO.002. [Date Accessed].
Questions? Please contact:

NSIDC User Services
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Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
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University of Colorado
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Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA