Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0717

ESA Sea Ice Climate Change Initiative (Sea_Ice_cci) Sea Ice Concentration Climate Data Record from the AMSR-E and AMSR-2 Instruments at 25 km Grid Spacing, Version 1

The data set provides a 25 km grid Climate Data Record of Sea Ice Concentration (SIC) for the polar regions, derived from medium resolution passive microwave satellite data (AMSR-E and AMSR-2).

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Parameter(s):
  • Sea Ice > Sea Ice Concentration > SEA ICE CONCENTRATION
Data Format(s):Not specified
Spatial Coverage:
N: 90, 
N: -16.62393, 
S: 16.62393, 
S: -90, 
E: 180, 
E: 180, 
W: -180
W: -180
Platform(s):AQUA, GCOM-W1
Spatial Resolution:
  • 25 km x 25 km
Sensor(s):AMSR-E, AMSR2
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 June 2002 to 30 September 2011
  • 1 July 2012 to 31 December 2015
Version(s):V1
Temporal Resolution1 dayMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Kern, S.

Geographic Coverage

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