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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0148

CLPX-Satellite: EO-1 Hyperion Surface Reflectance, Snow-Covered Area, and Grain Size, Version 1

This data set consists of apparent surface reflectance, subpixel snow-covered area, and grain size collected from the Hyperion hyperspectral imager. The Hyperion imager has a spectral range of 400-2500 nm, a spectral resolution of 10 nm, spatial resolution of 30 m, and a swath width of 7.8 km. Sampling is scene based (256 samples, 512 lines).

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 40.3, S: 39.6, E: -105.7, W: -106

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 15 February 2002
  • 19 March 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Snow/Ice > Snow Cover > Grain Size
  • Surface Radiative Properties > Reflectance
  • Snow/Ice > Snow Cover > Snow-Covered Area
Platform(s) EO-1
Sensor(s): HYPERION
Data Format(s):
  • Binary
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Thomas Painter

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.

Painter, T. 2006. CLPX-Satellite: EO-1 Hyperion Surface Reflectance, Snow-Covered Area, and Grain Size, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/J5U800GIBU78. [Date Accessed].
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