Data Set ID: 
NSIDC-0580

SMEX03 QuikSCAT/SeaWinds Backscatter Data, Brazil, Version 1

This data set includes data collected over the Soil Moisture Experiment 2003 (SMEX03) areas of Alabama, Georgia, Oklahoma, USA , and Brazil.

This is the most recent version of these data.

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Parameter(s):
  • MICROWAVE > MICROWAVE RADIANCE
  • RADAR > RADAR BACKSCATTER
Data Format(s):
  • GIF
  • SIR
Spatial Coverage:
N: -7, 
S: -17, 
E: -40, 
W: -50
Platform(s):QUIKSCAT
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):SEAWINDS
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 November 2003 to 31 December 2003
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):David Long

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Long, D. G. 2013. SMEX03 QuikSCAT/SeaWinds Backscatter 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/10.5067/3G654A7LLQ16. [Date Accessed].

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