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SMEX02 Passive and Active L and S band System (PALS) Data, Version 1

This data set contains calibrated sensor measurements acquired by the Passive and Active L- and S-band (PALS) airborne microwave sensor during the Soil Moisture Experiment 2002 (SMEX02).

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 41.9952, S: 41.9213, E: -93.4013, W: -93.775

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 25 June 2002 to 8 July 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
  • Microwave > Brightness Temperature
  • Radar > Radar Backscatter
Platform(s) AIRCRAFT
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Eni Njoku, William Wilson, Simon Yueh, Steven Dinardo

Data Citation

As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Njoku, E. G. 2003. SMEX02 Passive and Active L and S band System (PALS) Data, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: [Date Accessed].
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