Data Access Tool

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Selected Data Set Information

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Data Set:
GLAS/ICESat L1B Global Elevation Data (HDF5), Version 34
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Data Set Summary:
GLAH06 Level-1B Global Elevation is a product that is analogous to the geodetic data records distributed for radar altimetry missions. It contains elevations previously corrected for tides, atmospheric delays, and surface characteristics within the footprint. Elevation is calculated using the ice sheet parameterization. Additional information allows the user to calculate an elevation based on land, sea ice, or ocean algorithms. Each data granule has an associated browse product.