Arctic Radiation Measurement in Column: Atmosphere-Surface (ARMCAS) MODIS Airborne Simulator (MAS) Level-1B Data Products
Entry ID: GSFC_DAAC_MAS_ARMCAS

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Summary
Abstract: The objective of the Arctic Radiation Measurement in Column: Atmosphere-Surface (ARMCAS) experiment was to detect and differentiate between clouds, ice, and snow over Northern Alaska. This experiment will also help determine the scattering albedo of clouds at selected wavelengths in the visible and near-infrared bands. The data was collected for the MODIS Airborne Simulator (MAS) project. This ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 73.0   S: 66.0   E: -141.0   W: -170.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Dataset Title: Arctic Radiation Measurement in Column: Atmosphere-Surface (ARMCAS) MODIS Airborne Simulator (MAS) Level-1B Data Products
Dataset Release Place: Greenbelt, MD, USA
Dataset Publisher: Level 1 and Atmosphere Archive and Distribution System (LAADS)
Online Resource: http://mas.arc.nasa.gov/data/deploy_html/armcas_home.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-06-04
Stop Date: 1995-06-19
Platform
AIRCRAFT Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
L1 and Atmosphere Archive and Distribution System,Biospheric Information Systems Branch, Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences Laboratory, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://ladsweb.nascom.nasa.gov/
Dataset ID: ARMCAS Field Experiment

Data Center Personnel
Name: LAADS USER SUPPORT TEAM
Phone: 301-731-2917, 1-866-506-6347 (toll-free - US only)
Fax: 301-577-6622
Email: modapsuso at sigmaspace.com
Contact Address:
LAADS User Support Team
4801 Forbes Boulevard
City: Lanham
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20706
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Size: 100 megabytes to 10 gigabytes
Distribution Format: HDF
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-731-2917, 1-866-506-6347 (toll-free - US only)
Fax: 301-577-6622
Email: modapsuso at sigmaspace.com
Contact Address:
LAADS User Support Team
4801 Forbes Boulevard
City: Lanham
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20706
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-01-16
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