IceBridge Ku-Band Radar L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles, Version 1 (IRKUB1B)
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IRKUB1B
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Version Summary
Initial release

Overview

This data set contains elevation and surface measurements over Greenland, the Arctic, and Antarctica, as well as flight path charts and echogram images acquired using the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) Ku-Band Radar Altimeter.
Data Contributor(s):
  • John
    Paden
  • Jilu
    Li
Parameter(s):
RADAR IMAGERY SEA ICE ELEVATION
Platform(s):
AIRCRAFT, DC-8, P-3B
Sensor(s):
Ku-Band Radar, RADAR ALTIMETERS
Data Format(s):
Binary, JPEG, KML, MAT
Temporal Coverage:
26 March 2010 to 30 April 2012
Temporal Resolution:
Varies
Spatial Resolution:
Varies
Varies
Spatial Coverage:
N:
90
S:
60
E:
180
W:
-180
N:
-53
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180

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