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Data Set ID:
BRMCR1B

Pre-IceBridge MCoRDS L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles, Version 1

This data set contains Arctic and Antarctic radio echo-sounding measurements taken from the Multichannel Coherent Radar Depth Sounder (MCoRDS) during periodic campaigns from June 1993 to September 2007. The data set includes elevation and surface measurements, as well as flight path charts and echogram images.

This is the most recent version of these data.

Version Summary:

Initial release

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Data: Data integrity verified

Documentation: Key metadata and links to supporting documentation available

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Parameter(s):
  • Radar > Radar Imagery
  • Sea Ice > Sea Ice Elevation
Data Format(s):
  • Keyhole Markup Language (.kml)
  • PNG
  • MATLAB
  • PDF
Spatial Coverage:
N: 90, 
N: -53, 
S: 60, 
S: -90, 
E: 180, 
E: 180, 
W: -180
W: -180
Platform(s):DC-8, P-3B
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):MCoRDS
Temporal Coverage:
  • 23 June 1993 to 23 September 2007
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):John Paden, Jilu Li

Geographic Coverage

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As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Paden, J., J. Li, C. Leuschen, F. Rodriguez-Morales, and R. Hale. 2011. Pre-IceBridge MCoRDS L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/0W3MW4EI4CLW. [Date Accessed].
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