MODIS Mosaic of Antarctica 2008-2009 (MOA2009) Image Map, Version 1 (NSIDC-0593)
Data set:
NSIDC-0593
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Version Summary
Initial release

Overview

This data set includes two image maps - a snow grain size map and a surface morphology map - provided at two different resolutions of 125 m and 750 m. The maps were produced from composited image swath data acquired by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) over Antarctica for the 2008-2009 austral summer season.
Parameter(s):
SNOW GRAIN SIZE SURFACE MORPHOLOGY
Platform(s):
Aqua, Terra
Sensor(s):
MODIS
Data Format(s):
IMG, Binary, GeoTIFF, ASCII, ENVI, Shapefile, GMT, KML
Temporal Coverage:
1 November 2008 to 28 February 2009
1 November 2008 to 16 December 2008
Temporal Resolution:
Not applicable, Not applicable
Spatial Resolution:
125 m
125 m
,
750 m
750 m
Spatial Coverage:
N:
-60
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180

Data Access & Tools

This data set has been retired. There is a more recent version of these data.

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