SMEX03 Soil Moisture, Meteorological, and Vegetation Data: Brazil
Entry ID: NSIDC-0378

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Abstract: Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support for this data set may be limited. This data set contains soil temperature, soil moisture content, and leaf water content data obtained over the Barreiras region of Brazil as part of the Soil Moisture ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -7.0   S: -17.0   E: -40.0   W: -50.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Sano, E. E. and E. D. Assad.
Dataset Title: SMEX03 Soil Moisture, Meteorological, and Vegetation Data: Brazil
Dataset Release Date: 2009-03-30
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC DAAC: NASA DAAC at the National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-12-01
Stop Date: 2003-12-31
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Data Center
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 405 KB
Distribution Format: Microsoft Excel

Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 100 - 600 KB
Distribution Format: Joint Photographic Expert Group (JPEG) (.jpg)
Email: sano at
Contact Address:
BR-020 km 18 Cx. Postal 08223
City: Planaltina, DF
Postal Code: 73301-970
Country: Brazil
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-05-20
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