This data set provides measurements of sea ice freeboard and sea ice thickness for the Arctic region. The data were derived from measurements made by from the Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite (ICESat) Geoscience Laser Altimeter System (GLAS) instrument, the Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I), and climatologies of snow and drift of ice.
Arctic Sea Ice Freeboard and Thickness, Version 1
|Temporal Resolution:||1 day|
|Platform(s)||DMSP, ICESAT, SATELLITES|
|Data Contributor(s):||Donghui Yi, H. Zwally|
|Metadata XML:||View Metadata Record|
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.Yi, D. and H. J. Zwally. 2009, updated 2014-04-15. Arctic Sea Ice Freeboard and Thickness, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/SXJVJ3A2XIZT. [Date Accessed].