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EARTH SCIENCE > CRYOSPHERE > SEA ICE > SEA ICE ELEVATION

Definition:
Pertains to the measurement of the surface height of the sea ice. In
particular, sea ice elevation is measured by the radar altimeter on board the
NASA IceSat satellite.


Reference:
See http://icesat4.gsfc.nasa.gov/
for more information on sea ice elevation measurements from IceSat.