Data Set ID: 
IMCS31B

IceBridge Scintrex CS-3 Cesium Magnetometer L1B Geolocated Magnetic Anomalies, Version 1

This data set contains magnetic field readings taken over Greenland using the Scintrex CS-3 Cesium Magnetometer instrument. The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded aircraft survey campaigns.

There is a more recent version of these data.

Version Summary: 

Initial release

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Parameter(s):
  • Geomagnetism > Magnetic Field > MAGNETIC FIELD
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII
Spatial Coverage:
N: 83, 
S: 59, 
E: -12, 
W: -74
Platform(s):P-3B
Spatial Resolution:
  • Varies x Varies
Sensor(s):CS-3
Temporal Coverage:
  • 16 March 2011 to 17 May 2012
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionVariesMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):James Cochran, Nicholas Frearson, Kirsteen Tinto, Bethany Burton

Geographic Coverage

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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.

Cochran, J. R., B. Burton, N. Frearson, and K. Tinto. 2012. IceBridge Scintrex CS-3 Cesium Magnetometer L1B Geolocated Magnetic Anomalies, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/Q1APJXOFVOMB. [Date Accessed].
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