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Submarine Upward Looking Sonar Ice Draft Profile Data and Statistics, Version 1 (G01360)
Data set:
G01360
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Overview

This data set consists of upward looking sonar sea ice draft data collected by submarines in the Arctic Ocean. It includes data from both U.S. Navy and Royal Navy submarines. Data are provided as ice draft profiles and as statistics derived from the profile data. Statistics files include information concerning ice draft characteristics, keels, level ice, leads, un-deformed and deformed ice.
Data Contributor(s):
  • W.
    Tucker III
  • S.
    Ackley
  • D.
    Eppler
  • D.
    Farmer
  • N.
    Davis
  • Peter
    Wadhams
  • Y.
    Yu
  • M.
    Wensnahan
  • D.
    Rothrock
Parameter(s):
ICE DEFORMATION ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS ICE ROUGHNESS LEADS
Platform(s):
SUBMARINE
Sensor(s):
SONAR, UPWARD LOOKING SONAR
Data Format(s):
ASCII
Temporal Coverage:
1 February 1960 to 30 November 2005
Temporal Resolution:
Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
Spatial Coverage:
N:
90
S:
70
E:
180
W:
-180

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