SMAP/In Situ Core Validation Site Land Surface Parameters Match-Up Data, Version 1 (NSIDC-0712)
Data set:
NSIDC-0712
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Version Summary
First release of data set

Overview

SMAP radiometer and radar soil moisture data products are matched with in situ-based soil moisture estimates from core validation sites to produce this data set. These data provide performance assessments of various SMAP soil moisture products.
Data Contributor(s):
  • Andreas
    Colliander
  • Aaron
    Berg
  • Carsten
    Montzka
  • Jose
    Martinez-Fernandez
  • Mark
    Seyfried
  • Hala
    Al Jassar
  • Wouter
    Dorigo
  • Jeffrey
    Walker
  • Mehrez
    Zribi
  • Heather
    McNairn
  • Zhongbo
    Su
  • Michael
    Cosh
  • Jouni
    Pulliainen
  • Marc
    Thibeault
  • Kelly
    Caylor
  • Mahta
    Moghaddam
  • Marouane
    Temimi
  • Judith
    Ramos Hernandez
  • Ernesto
    Lopez-Baeza
  • Claudia
    Notarnicola
  • Thierry
    Pellarin
  • Todd
    Caldwell
Parameter(s):
SOIL MOISTURE SOIL TEMPERATURE
Platform(s):
GROUND STATIONS, SMAP
Sensor(s):
SMAP L-BAND RADAR, SMAP L-BAND RADIOMETER, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE
Data Format(s):
ASCII
Temporal Coverage:
1 April 2015 to 31 March 2021
Temporal Resolution:
Spatial Resolution:
3 km
3 km
,
36 km
36 km
,
9 km
9 km
,
Varies
Varies
Spatial Coverage:
N:
85.044
S:
-85.044
E:
180
W:
-180

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