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Rock Temperatures, Sermilik, SE Greenland, Version 1

This dataset provides air temperature and bedrock temperature data from a nunatak (515 m ASL) at the Mittivakkat glacier in southeast Greenland. The data were collected at 3-hour intervals, between 1993 and 2002, and include air temperature at 2 m, and rock temperature at 25 cm and at 100 cm. Data are missing for the summer of 1998.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 65.45, S: 65.45, E: -38, W: -38

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 January 1993 to 31 December 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Geomorphology > Glacial Landforms/Processes
  • Rocks/Minerals
Platform(s) Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Ole Humlum, Bent Hasholt, Hanne Christiansen

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.

Hasholt, B. and H.H. Christiansen 2003. Rock Temperatures, Sermilik, SE Greenland, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. [Date Accessed].
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