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SMEX02 Airborne GPS Bistatic Radar Data, Iowa, Version 1

This data set contains measurements of Global Positioning System (GPS) signals reflected from the Earth's surface and collected on an airborne platform. The measurements were taken over the Soil Moisture Experiments 2002 (SMEX02) Walnut Creek Watershed area in Iowa, USA. The reflections collected were from flat agricultural land with mostly corn and soybean crops in mid-development.

Geographic Coverage

  • Radar > Radar Imagery
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 42.005, S: 41.915, E: -93.4, W: -93.8

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 19 June 2002 to 8 July 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • HDF
Platform(s) GPS
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Dallas Masters, Stephen Katzberg
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