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Light transfer measurements in the snow pack from FINNARP 2009 snow team
Entry ID: FINNARP2009_light_transfer


Summary
Abstract: Data set contains light transfer measurements in Antarctic snow pack using visible-near infrared spectroradiometer and PAR sensors. These measurements were done during FINNARP 2009 expedition in December 2009 and in January 2010. Spectroradiometer measurements were done in 7 different locations (points). PAR sensors measured continuously in fixed location.

With the spectroradiometer the light ... View entire text

Purpose: To study how the light attenuates in different types of snow in different wavelengths. Antarctica provides a good laboratory for these measurements as the atmosphere and snow are clean.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -73.19   S: -74.48   E: -11.52   W: -13.48

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-12-01
Stop Date: 2010-01-20
Data Resolution
Horizontal Resolution Range: Point Resolution
Vertical Resolution Range: < 1 meter
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-12-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18


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