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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0267

PSR/A Multiband Polarimetric Imaging, Wakasa Bay, Japan, Version 1

This data set includes brightness temperature data measured over the Sea of Japan, the Western Pacific Ocean, and the Japanese Islands.

Geographic Coverage

Parameter(s):
  • Microwave > Brightness Temperature
Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 42, S: 30, E: 151, W: 132

Spatial Resolution:
  • 0.3 km to 2.2 km x 0.3 km to 2.2 km
Temporal Coverage:
  • 19 January 2003 to 3 February 2003
Temporal Resolution: 1 day
Data Format(s):
  • MATLAB
  • Binary
Platform(s) AIRCRAFT
Sensor(s): PSR
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Boba Stankov, Albin Gasiewski
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.

Stankov, B. and A. J. Gasiewski. 2005. PSR/A Multiband Polarimetric Imaging, Wakasa Bay, Japan, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/EKIEIOJKGDRK. [Date Accessed].
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