SEASAT SAR Data over Canada
Entry ID: CANEMRCCRSSEASATSAR

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Summary
Abstract: SEASAT was launched on June 28, 1978, carrying a five sensor payload, and
operated successfully until a power failure brought transmission to a stop on
October 10, 1978. Its height and inclination were 791 km and 108.0 deg.
respectively. The SAR was an L-band HH polarisation; the resolution was 25
metres; the swath was 100 km; and the antenna had a depression angle of 70. ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 70.0   S: 41.0   E: -52.0   W: -141.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Canada Centre for Remote Sensing
Dataset Title: SEASAT SAR Data over Canada
Dataset Release Place: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Dataset Publisher: NRCAN, Earth Sciences Sector, Geomatics Canada, Canada Centre for Remote Sensing
Online Resource: http://registry.gsdi.org/viewrecord.php?rec=833
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1978-07-07
Stop Date: 1978-10-10
Access Constraints none
Use Constraints noneNot Available
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Canada Centre For Mapping And Earth Observation, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://ceonet.cgdi.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SATELLITE ACQUISITION SERVICES - ORDER DESK
Phone: +01-613-995-4057
Fax: +01-613-992-0285
Email: orderdesk at ccrs.nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
588 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0Y7
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Yes.
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-613-947-1362
Fax: +01-613-947-2410
Email: Judy.Guenette at geocan.nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
615 Booth Street, Room 650
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E9
Country: Canada
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Publications/References
SEASAT Imagery Catalogue, Vol 1, CCRS July 1991

SAR 580 SEASAT Image CCT Format Specifications, CCRS Technical
document DMD-TM 81-199C.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-10-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-16
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-08-16
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