Data Set ID:

IceBridge ATM L4 Surface Elevation Rate of Change, Version 1

This data set contains surface elevation rate of change measurements derived from IceBridge and Pre-IceBridge Airborne Topographic Mapper (ATM) widescan elevation measurements data (ILATM1B) for Arctic and Antarctic missions flown under NASA's Operation IceBridge (OIB) and Arctic Ice Mapping (AIM) projects.

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Temporal Coverage:
  • 1993-06-23
to present (updated 2015)
Temporal Resolution:
12 month
DC-8, DHC-6, DHC-6, P-3A, P-3B
Sensor(s): ATM
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 90, S: 60, E: 180, W: -180

  • N: -53, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180

Spatial Resolution:
  • 250 m x 250 m
  • Topography > Terrain Elevation > Surface Elevation
Data Format(s):
  • Comma-Separated Values (.csv)
  • XML
  • PNG
Data Contributor(s): William Krabill
(updated 2015)

We kindly request that you cite the use of this data set in a publication using the following citation. For more information, see Use and Copyright.

Krabill, W. B. 2014, updated 2015. IceBridge ATM L4 Surface Elevation Rate of Change, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center.

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