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IceBridge MCoRDS L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles, Version 2 (IRMCR1B)
Data set:
IRMCR1B
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This is the most recent version of these data.
Version Summary
Version 2 data are in netCDF format beginning with the 2012 Antarctica campaign.

Version 1 data are in MATLAB and binary
format for Spring 2012 and earlier campaigns.

  • Beginning with the 2012 Antarctica campaign, the data file format is netCDF.

  • Data files for all previous campaigns are to be replaced with netCDF files.

Overview

This data set contains radar echograms taken from the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) ultra Multichannel Coherent Radar Depth Sounder (MCoRDS) over land and sea ice in the Arctic and Antarctic.
Data Contributor(s):
  • John
    Paden
  • Jilu
    Li
Parameter(s):
RADAR IMAGERY SEA ICE ELEVATION
Platform(s):
BT-67, C-130, DC-8, P-3B, WP-3D ORION
Sensor(s):
MCoRDS
Data Format(s):
NetCDF, JPEG
Temporal Coverage:
12 October 2012 to 16 November 2018
Temporal Resolution:
Varies
Spatial Resolution:
Varies
Varies
Spatial Coverage:
N:
83
S:
59
E:
-12
W:
-74
N:
-53
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180

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