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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0373

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.

This is the most recent version of these data.

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

Geographic Coverage

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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: https://doi.org/10.5067/A2ZNQ4MEHDZ2. [Date Accessed].
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