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NSIDC-0198

SMEX02 European Remote Sensing Satellite (ERS-2) AMI Data, Iowa, Version 1

This data set consists of browse images acquired by the C-band Active Microwave Instrument (AMI) onboard the European Remote Sensing Satellite 2 (ERS-2) and provides only a general quality assessment of the ERS-2 AMI data.

Geographic Coverage

Parameter(s):
  • Microwave > Microwave Imagery
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 42.389, S: 41.308, E: -93.017, W: -93.913

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 31 May 2002 to 13 September 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • JPEG
Platform(s) ERS-2
Sensor(s): AMI
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Thomas Jackson, Rogier Van der Velde
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.

Jackson, T. and R. Van der Velde. 2004. SMEX02 European Remote Sensing Satellite (ERS-2) AMI Data, Iowa, 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/PBP6FXMGFF7B. [Date Accessed].
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