MEaSUREs Greenland Surface Melt Daily 25km EASE-Grid 2.0, Version 1
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This data set, part of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) program, offers users a 25 km daily record of surface/near-surface melting on the Greenland Ice Sheet. The presence of melting is determined from brightness temperature data acquired during a 34 year span by three satellite-borne microwave radiometers: the Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR), the Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I), and the Special Sensor Microwave Imager/Sounder (SSMIS).
DMSP 5D-2/F11, DMSP 5D-2/F13, DMSP 5D-2/F8, DMSP 5D-3/F17, Nimbus-7
SMMR, SSM/I, SSMIS
2 January 1979 to 31 December 2012
1 day, 2 day
Spatial Reference System(s):
WGS 84 / NSIDC EASE-Grid 2.0 North
Blue outlined yellow areas on the map below indicate the spatial coverage for this data set.
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