Data Set ID:

IceBridge ZLS Dynamic Gravity Meter Time-Registered L1B Vertical Accelerations, Version 1

This data set contains vertical, cross body, and along body acceleration values for geophysical survey flights in Antarctica using the ZLS Dynamic Gravity Meter. The data were collected by scientists working on the International Collaborative Exploration of the Cryosphere through Airborne Profiling (ICECAP) project, which was funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Collaborative Research Center, and the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) with additional support from NASA Operation IceBridge.

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Temporal Coverage:
  • 2011-11-29 to 2011-12-21
(updated 2013)
Temporal Resolution:
Sensor(s): ZLS
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: -53, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180

Spatial Resolution:
  • Varies x Varies
  • Geodetics/Gravity > Gravity
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
Data Contributor(s): Donald Blankenship, Duncan Young, Thomas Richter
(updated 2013)

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.

Blankenship, D. D., D. A. Young, and T. G. Richter. 2012, updated 2013. IceBridge ZLS Dynamic Gravity Meter Time-Registered L1B Vertical Accelerations, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center.

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