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IceBridge Sea Ice Freeboard, Snow Depth, and Thickness, Version 1 (IDCSI2)
Data set:
IDCSI2
Citation
This is the most recent version of these data.
Version Summary
Initial release

Overview

NOTE: This data set has been replaced by IceBridge L4 Sea Ice Freeboard, Snow Depth, and Thickness (IDCSI4). This data set contains derived geophysical data products including sea ice freeboard, snow depth, and sea ice thickness measurements in Antarctica retrieved from IceBridge Snow Radar, Digital Mapping System (DMS), Continuous Airborne Mapping By Optical Translator (CAMBOT), and Airborne Topographic Mapper (ATM) data sets. The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded campaigns.
Data Contributor(s):
  • Nathan
    Kurtz
  • Michael
    Studinger
  • Jeremy
    Harbeck
  • Vincent-De-Paul
    Onana
  • Sinead
    Farrell
Parameter(s):
FREEBOARD ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS ICE ROUGHNESS SEA ICE ELEVATION SNOW DEPTH
Platform(s):
DC-8, P-3B
Sensor(s):
ATM, CAMBOT, DMS, Snow Radar
Data Format(s):
ASCII
Temporal Coverage:
21 October 2009 to 10 April 2012
Temporal Resolution:
Varies
Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
Spatial Coverage:
N:
-53
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180

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