Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0166

CLPX-Ground: Ground-based L and Ku band polarimetric scatterometry, Version 1

This data set includes ground-based radar observations carried out at the Fraser Experimental Forest Headquarters, Colorado, USA.

This is the most recent version of these data.

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Parameter(s):
  • MICROWAVE > MICROWAVE RADIANCE
  • RADAR > RADAR BACKSCATTER
  • RADAR > RETURN POWER
  • PRECIPITATION > SOLID PRECIPITATION > SNOW
  • SNOW/ICE > SNOW COVER
  • SEA ICE > SNOW DEPTH
  • SNOW/ICE > SNOW DEPTH
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII
Spatial Coverage:
N: 39.95, 
S: 39.95, 
E: -105.9, 
W: -105.9
Platform(s):GROUND STATIONS, GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):SCATTEROMETERS
Temporal Coverage:
  • 17 February 2003 to 26 February 2003
  • 26 March 2003 to 30 March 2003
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Kamal Sarabandi, Don Cline

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Sarabandi, K. 2003. CLPX-Ground: Ground-based L and Ku band polarimetric scatterometry, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/JWGEFX2FALQR. [Date Accessed].

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