Quicklook Arctic Weekly EASE-Grid Sea Ice Motion Vectors, Version 1 (NSIDC-0748)
Data set:
NSIDC-0748
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Version Summary
Initial Release

Overview

This data set is the quicklook version of the Polar Pathfinder Daily 25 km EASE-Grid Sea Ice Motion Vectors product (https://nsidc.org/data/nsidc-0116). It contains weekly sea ice motion vectors, as well as browse images representing the weekly data. Weekly sea ice motion vectors are derived from near-real-time SSMI/S data sets, IABP buoys, and NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis forecasts.
Data Contributor(s):
  • Mark
    Tschudi
  • Walter
    Meier
  • J
    Stewart
Parameter(s):
SEA ICE MOTION
Platform(s):
BUOYS, DMSP 5D-3/F18
Sensor(s):
DRIFTING BUOYS, SSMIS
Data Format(s):
PNG, NetCDF
Temporal Coverage:
1 January 2022 to present
Temporal Resolution:
7 day
Spatial Resolution:
25 km
25 km
Spatial Coverage:
N:
90
S:
29.7
E:
180
W:
-180
N:
-37
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180

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