IceBridge LVIS L2 Geolocated Surface Elevation Product, Version 1
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This data set contains surface elevation data over Greenland, Alaska, and Antarctica, measured by the NASA Land, Vegetation, and Ice Sensor (LVIS), an airborne lidar scanning laser altimeter. The data were collected as part of NASA Operation IceBridge funded campaigns.
AIRCRAFT, B-200, C-130, DC-8, G-V, HU-25C, P-3B, RQ-4
ALTIMETERS, LASERS, LVIS
14 April 2009 to 31 October 2015
Spatial Reference System(s):
Blue outlined yellow areas on the map below indicate the spatial coverage for this data set.
Data Access & Tools
How to Articles
Many NSIDC DAAC data sets can be accessed using the NSIDC DAAC's Data Access Tool. This tool provides the ability to search and filter data with spatial and temporal constraints using a map-based interface. Users have the option to
This guide will provide an overview of the altimetry measurements and data sets across the missions, as well as a guide for accessing the data through NASA Earthdata Search and programmatically using an Application Programming Interface (API).