Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0378

SMEX03 Soil Moisture, Meteorological, and Vegetation Data: Brazil, Version 1

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This data set contains soil moisture, vegetation, and meteorological data. An extensive collection of photographs documenting the regional study areas is also included.

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Parameter(s):
  • ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > UPPER AIR TEMPERATURE > AIR TEMPERATURE
  • ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS > HUMIDITY
  • PRECIPITATION > PRECIPITATION AMOUNT
  • SOILS > SOIL BULK DENSITY
  • SOILS > SOIL MOISTURE/WATER CONTENT
  • SOILS > SOIL TEMPERATURE
  • VEGETATION > VEGETATION COVER
Data Format(s):
  • JPEG
  • Microsoft Excel
Spatial Coverage:
N: -7, 
S: -17, 
E: -40, 
W: -50
Platform(s):GROUND STATIONS
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):CAMERAS, PROBES, RAIN GAUGES, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE, THERMOMETERS
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 December 2003 to 31 December 2003
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Edson Sano, Eduardo Assad

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Sano, E. E. and E. D. Assad. 2009. SMEX03 Soil Moisture, Meteorological, and Vegetation Data: Brazil, 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/EA7RCFXYB29L. [Date Accessed].

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