MEaSUREs Northern Hemisphere Polar EASE-Grid 2.0 Daily 6 km Land Freeze/Thaw Status from AMSR-E and AMSR2, 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, consists of a Northern Hemisphere daily landscape Freeze/Thaw status at 6 km resolution. The data are derived from observations acquired by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's (JAXA) Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer - Earth Observing System (AMSR-E) and the Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer 2 (AMSR2).
2 June 2002 to 31 December 2017
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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