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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0165

CLPX-Ground: Ground Based Passive Microwave Radiometer (GBMR-7) Data, Version 1

This data set contains brightness temperature observations of the snow cover at the Local Scale Observation Site (LSOS) of the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX) in Fraser, Colorado, USA.

Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 39.95, S: 39.95, E: -105.9, W: -105.9

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 25 March 2003
  • 18 February 2003 to 26 February 2003
  • 10 December 2002 to 13 December 2002
  • 1 October 2002 to 29 March 2003
  • 19 January 2002 to 21 January 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Microwave > Brightness Temperature
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Incoming Solar Radiation
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Longwave Radiation
  • Precipitation > Precipitation Amount
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Shortwave Radiation
  • Precipitation > Snow
  • Snow/Ice > Snow Cover
  • Snow/Ice > Snow Density
Platform(s) GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): MSR
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
  • PNG
  • JPEG
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Tobias Graf, Toshio Koike, Hideyuki Fujii, Mary J. Brodzik, Richard Armstrong

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.

Graf, T., T. Koike, H. Fujii, M. Brodzik, and R. Armstrong. 2003. CLPX-Ground: Ground Based Passive Microwave Radiometer (GBMR-7) Data, 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/RP8KSSYM8TT2. [Date Accessed].

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