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IceBridge LVIS POS/AV L1B Corrected Position and Attitude Data, Version 1

This data set contains georeferencing data from the Applanix 510 and 610 POS AV systems flown with the Land, Vegetation, and Ice Sensor (LVIS) over Greenland, Antarctica, and Alaska. The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded campaigns, including the Arctic Radiation - IceBridge Sea and Ice Experiment (ARISE).

Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: -53, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180

  • N: 90, S: 60, E: 180, W: -180

  • N: 75, S: 72, E: -140, W: -160

Spatial Resolution:
  • Varies x Varies
Temporal Coverage
  • 15 April 2011
(updated 2015)
Temporal Resolution:
  • Platform Characteristics > Attitude Characteristics
B-200, G-V, HU-25C
Sensor(s): LVIS POS/AV
Data Format(s):
  • Binary
Data Contributor(s): J. Blair, Michelle Hofton, Matthew Beckley, Colleen Brooks

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.

Brooks, C., M. Beckley, J. B. Blair, and M. Hofton. 2012, updated 2015. IceBridge LVIS POS/AV L1B Corrected Position and Attitude Data, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. [Date Accessed].

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