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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0516

Antarctic Peninsula 100 m Digital Elevation Model Derived from ASTER GDEM, Version 1

This data set provides a 100 meter resolution surface topography Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of the Antarctic Peninsula. The DEM is based on Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) Global Digital Elevation Model (GDEM) data.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: -63, S: -70, E: -55, W: -70

Spatial Resolution:
  • 100 m x 100 m
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 January 2000 to 31 December 2009
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Coastal Processes > Coastal Elevation
  • Glaciers/Ice Sheets > Glacier Elevation/Ice Sheet Elevation
  • Topography > Terrain Elevation
Platform(s) TERRA
Sensor(s): ASTER
Data Format(s):
  • GeoTIFF
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Allison Cook

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.

Cook, A. J. 2012. Antarctic Peninsula 100 m Digital Elevation Model Derived from ASTER GDEM, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N58K7711. [Date Accessed].