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ICESat-2

The Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite-2
Data

The following table lists the ICESat-2 data sets currently available from NSIDC DAAC. Use the links to visit each data set's landing page, where you can view documentation and options for obtaining the data.

Data for this collection: 26
NAMESPATIAL COVERAGETEMPORAL COVERAGEPARAMETER(S)
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L1B Converted Telemetry Data, Version 6 (ATL02)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
ENGINEERING TELEMETRY ANCILLARY DATA
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L2A Global Geolocated Photon Data, Version 6 (ATL03)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
TERRAIN ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 ATL03 Ancillary Masks, Version 1 (ATL03_ANC_MASKS)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
LAND ICE/OCEAN CLASSIFICATIONSEA ICE/OCEAN CLASSIFICATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L2A Normalized Relative Backscatter Profiles, Version 6 (ATL04)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
LIDAR BACKSCATTER
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land Ice Height, Version 6 (ATL06)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
GLACIER ELEVATION/ICE SHEET ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Height, Version 6 (ATL07)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
SEA ICE ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Height Quick Look, Version 6 (ATL07QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
SEA ICE ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land and Vegetation Height, Version 6 (ATL08)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
TERRAIN ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land and Vegetation Height Quick Look, Version 6 (ATL08QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
CANOPY HEIGHTTERRAIN ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Calibrated Backscatter Profiles and Atmospheric Layer Characteristics, Version 6 (ATL09)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
LIDAR BACKSCATTER
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Calibrated Backscatter Profiles and Atmospheric Layer Characteristics Quick Look, Version 6 (ATL09QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
CLOUD PROPERTIESLIDAR BACKSCATTER
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Freeboard, Version 6 (ATL10)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
FREEBOARD
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Freeboard Quick Look, Version 6 (ATL10QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
FREEBOARD
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Slope-Corrected Land Ice Height Time Series, Version 6 (ATL11)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
GLACIER ELEVATION/ICE SHEET ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Ocean Surface Height, Version 6 (ATL12)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
SEA SURFACE HEIGHT
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Along Track Inland Surface Water Data, Version 6 (ATL13)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Along Track Inland Surface Water Data Quick Look, Version 6 (ATL13QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Gridded Antarctic and Arctic Land Ice Height, Version 3 (ATL14)

N:
-60
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180

N:
90
S:
59
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
GLACIER ELEVATION/ICE SHEET ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Gridded Antarctic and Arctic Land Ice Height Change, Version 3 (ATL15)

N:
90
S:
59
E:
180
W:
-180

N:
-60
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
GLACIER ELEVATION/ICE SHEET ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Weekly Gridded Atmosphere, Version 5 (ATL16)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
CLOUD OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Monthly Gridded Atmosphere, Version 5 (ATL17)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
CLOUD OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Monthly Gridded Dynamic Ocean Topography, Version 3 (ATL19)

N:
88
S:
-88
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
SEA SURFACE HEIGHT
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Daily and Monthly Gridded Sea Ice Freeboard, Version 4 (ATL20)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
FREEBOARD
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Daily and Monthly Gridded Polar Sea Surface Height Anomaly, Version 3 (ATL21)

N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
SEA SURFACE HEIGHT ANOMALY _SSHA_
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Mean Inland Surface Water Data, Version 3 (ATL22)

N:
88
S:
-88
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Monthly 3-Month Gridded Dynamic Ocean Topography, Version 1 (ATL23)

N:
88
S:
-88
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
SEA SURFACE HEIGHT