ICESat-2 Data Sets at NSIDC

The following table lists the ICESat-2 data sets that are currently available at the NASA NSIDC DAAC.

ID Title Spatial Coverage Temporal Coverage Spatial Resolution Temporal Resolution Parameter(s)
ATL02 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L1B Converted Telemetry Data, Version 1

GLOBAL

2018/10/13 Not applicable Not applicable Engineering Telemetry Ancillary Data
ATL03 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L2A Global Geolocated Photon Data, Version 1

GLOBAL

2018/10/13 70 cm 91 day TERRAIN ELEVATION
ATL04 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L2A Normalized Relative Backscatter Profiles, Version 1

GLOBAL

2018/10/13 280 m 91 day Lidar Backscatter
ATL06 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land Ice Height, Version 1

GLOBAL

2018/10/14 20 m 91 day GLACIER ELEVATION/ICE SHEET ELEVATION
ATL07 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Height, Version 1

NORTHERN HEMISPHERE

SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE

2018/10/14 Varies 91 day Sea Ice Elevation
ATL08 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land and Vegetation Height, Version 1

GLOBAL

2018/10/14 Varies 91 day Canopy Height, Terrain Elevation
ATL09 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Calibrated Backscatter Profiles and Atmospheric Layer Characteristics, Version 1

GLOBAL

2018/10/13 280 m 91 day CLOUD PROPERTIES, LIDAR BACKSCATTER
ATL10 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Freeboard, Version 1

NORTHERN HEMISPHERE

SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE

2018/10/14 Varies 91 day Freeboard
ATL12 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Ocean Surface Height, Version 1

GLOBAL OCEAN

2018/10/13 Varies 91 day SEA SURFACE HEIGHT
ATL13 ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Inland Water Surface Height, Version 1

GLOBAL LAND

2018/10/13 Varies 91 day Elevation