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.

Note: Version 5 data sets are being released as they become available. For some ATL products Version 4, 3, 2, or 1 is the most recent product version.
Data for this collection: 27
NAME SPATIAL COVERAGE TEMPORAL COVERAGE PARAMETER(S)
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L1B Converted Telemetry Data, Version 5 (ATL02)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
ENGINEERING TELEMETRY ANCILLARY DATA
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L2A Global Geolocated Photon Data, Version 5 (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 CLASSIFICATION SEA ICE/OCEAN CLASSIFICATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L2A Normalized Relative Backscatter Profiles, Version 5 (ATL04)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
LIDAR BACKSCATTER
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land Ice Height, Version 5 (ATL06)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
GLACIER ELEVATION/ICE SHEET ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Height, Version 5 (ATL07)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
SEA ICE ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Height Quick Look, Version 5 (ATL07QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
SEA ICE ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land and Vegetation Height, Version 5 (ATL08)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
CANOPY HEIGHT TERRAIN ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land and Vegetation Height Quick Look, Version 5 (ATL08QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
CANOPY HEIGHT TERRAIN ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Calibrated Backscatter Profiles and Atmospheric Layer Characteristics, Version 5 (ATL09)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
CLOUD PROPERTIES LIDAR BACKSCATTER
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Calibrated Backscatter Profiles and Atmospheric Layer Characteristics Quick Look, Version 5 (ATL09QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
CLOUD PROPERTIES LIDAR BACKSCATTER
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Freeboard, Version 5 (ATL10)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
FREEBOARD
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Freeboard Quick Look, Version 5 (ATL10QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
FREEBOARD
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Slope-Corrected Land Ice Height Time Series, Version 5 (ATL11)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
GLACIER ELEVATION/ICE SHEET ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Ocean Surface Height, Version 5 (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 5 (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 5 (ATL13QL)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
ELEVATION
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Gridded Antarctic and Arctic Land Ice Height, Version 2 (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, Version 1 (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 2 (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 Gridded Antarctic and Arctic Land Ice Height Change, Version 1 (ATL15)
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 Weekly Gridded Atmosphere, Version 4 (ATL16)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
AEROSOL FRACTION APPARENT SURFACE REFLECTIVITY BLOWING SNOW CLOUD FRACTION CLOUD OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Monthly Gridded Atmosphere, Version 4 (ATL17)
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
AEROSOL FRACTION APPARENT SURFACE REFLECTIVITY BLOWING SNOW CLOUD FRACTION CLOUD OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3B Monthly Gridded Dynamic Ocean Topography, Version 2 (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 3 (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 2 (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 2 (ATL22)
N:
88
S:
-88
E:
180
W:
-180
to present
ELEVATION