Data Set ID:

SMEX03 AMSR-E Daily Gridded Soil Moisture and Brightness Temperatures, Alabama, Version 1

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This data set contains Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer - Earth Observing System (AMSR-E) Level-3 daily measurements of surface soil moisture and temperatures.

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Geographic Coverage

  • Microwave > Brightness Temperature
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Topography > Surface Roughness
Spatial Coverage:
N: 38, 
S: 28, 
E: -80, 
W: -90
Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 April 2003 to 31 August 2003
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • XML
Platform(s) AQUA
Sensor(s): AMSR-E
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Eni Njoku

Data Citation

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Njoku, E. G. 2009. SMEX03 AMSR-E Daily Gridded Soil Moisture and Brightness Temperatures, Alabama, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: [Date Accessed].
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