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AMSR-E
AMSR-E - How To
Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

How do I retrieve a time array from AE_L2A data?

Each AE_L2A data file has a time stamp for each scan. The time array is ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

How do I import AMSR-E Daily Soil Moisture data into ArcGIS?

The following are instructions on how to import and display AMSR-E ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

How can I view AMSR-E data?

Note: These instructions do not apply to the Level-2B Soil Moisture ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Programmatic Data Access Guide

Data from the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Visualize NSIDC data as WMS layers with ArcGIS and Google Earth

NASA's ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

Search, order, and customize NSIDC DAAC data with NASA Earthdata Search

NASA Earthdata Search is a map-based interface where a user can search ... Read more

AMSR-E - FAQ
Where can I find AMSR2 data?

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) distributes ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

What is AMSR-E Slow Rotation Data?

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How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

Do you have code for reading HDF data files into MATLAB, IDL, Python, or NCL?

The ... Read more

What is the difference between smoothed and unsmoothed data in the AE_L2A data set, and how should I use them together?

Each frequency is looking at a different size footprint. Each frequency ... Read more

Do you have code for reading HDF data files into MATLAB, IDL, Python, or NCL?

The ... Read more

Do you have code for reading HDF data files into MATLAB, IDL, Python, or NCL?

The ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I extract latitude and longitude information from AMSR-E sea ice data?

AMSR-E sea ice data sets are provided in the Polar Stereographic ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

Why does the number of pixels per scan vary among different Level-2 AMSR-E data sets?

A typical AMSR-E swath width consists of approximately 2000 scans, with ... Read more

Is there a Level-1B AMSR-E data set available?

Yes. An AMSR-E Level-1B data set exists, but it is not available from ... Read more

Do you provide the algorithm source code for AMSR-E data?

Yes. This code is provided in files called Delivered Algorithm Packages ... Read more

Why are there holes at the poles, and why do they vary in size?

The Aqua satellite travels along the dashed line marking the center of ... Read more

What do the various levels of AMSR-E data represent?

The following table describes the different levels of AMSR-E data. ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do AMSR and AMSR-E improve upon previous passive microwave radiometers?

First, the spatial resolution of AMSR/ADEOS-II and AMSR-E/Aqua data ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

Why are there holes at the North and South Poles, and why are there different sizes in the ascending and descending grids?

See the ... Read more

What format are the data in?

The Level-1A products are in Hierarchical Data Format (HDF). The AMSR-E ... Read more

What data subsetting, reformatting, and reprojection services are available for AMSR-E data?

The following table describes the data subsetting, reformatting, and ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more

How do I convert an HDF/HDF-EOS file into binary format?

To convert HDF or HDF-EOS files into binary format you can use the hdp ... Read more