Data Set ID: 
NSIDC-0205

SMEX02 Aircraft Polarimetric Scanning Radiometer (PSR) Data, Version 1

This data set includes brightness temperature (Tb) and soil moisture data.

This is the most recent version of these data.

Parameter(s):
  • MICROWAVE > BRIGHTNESS TEMPERATURE
  • SOILS > SOIL MOISTURE/WATER CONTENT
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII
Spatial Coverage:
N: 42.732, 
S: 41.694, 
E: -93.161, 
W: -93.841
Platform(s):AIRCRAFT
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):PSR
Temporal Coverage:
  • 25 June 2002 to 12 July 2002
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Thomas Jackson, Rajat Bindlish, Albin Gasiewski, Marian Klein, Eni Njoku

Geographic Coverage

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Bindlish, R. and T. Jackson. 2002. SMEX02 Aircraft Polarimetric Scanning Radiometer (PSR) Data, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/4N9BFV091ZXH. [Date Accessed].

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