AMSR/ADEOS-II L1A Raw Observation Counts
Entry ID: AMSR-L1A

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Summary
Abstract: The Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer (AMSR) instrument on the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's (JAXA) Advanced Earth Observation Satellite-II (ADEOS-II) provided global passive microwave measurements of land, ocean, and atmospheric variables for the investigation of global water and energy cycles. The AMSR/ADEOS-II L1A Raw Observation Counts (AMSR-L1A) data set was processed from Level 0 ... View entire text
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Description: AMSR/ADEOS-II Data

Description: Aqua/AMSR-E Data
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).
Dataset Title: AMSR/ADEOS-II L1A Raw Observation Counts
Dataset Release Date: 2014-02-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC DAAC: NASA DAAC at the National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 3
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/AMSR-L1A
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-01-28
Stop Date: 2003-10-24
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 5 km to 50 km
Longitude Resolution: 5 km to 50 km
Temporal Resolution: 50 minute
Quality No information available for this section.
Access Constraints AMSR/ADEOS-II Level-1A data products are restricted to NASA-approved designated users, which are those whom intend to use the data for research, application, education, or non-commercial operational use for the public benefit. Thus, the AMSR/ADEOS-II Level-1A data products are only available upon registration and in accordance with the AMSR/ADEOS-II Level-1A Data Use Agreement.
Use Constraints AMSR/ADEOS-II Level-1A data products are restricted to NASA-approved designated users, which are those whom intend to use the data for research, application, education, or non-commercial operational use for the public benefit. Thus, the AMSR/ADEOS-II Level-1A data products are only available upon registration and in accordance with the AMSR/ADEOS-II Level-1A Data Use Agreement.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
NSIDC Distributed Active Archive Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/daac/index.html

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 38 MB
Distribution Format: HDF
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Publications/References
Earth Observation Research and Application Center (EORC). 2003. ADEOS-II:Midori-II Science Project. http://sharaku.eorc.jaxa.jp/ADEOS2/index.html. Accessed March 2004. Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). 2003. AMSR Overview. http://www.eorc.jaxa.jp/en/index.html. Accessed March 2004. Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). 2003. ADEOS-II Data Users Handbook. Tokyo, Japan: JAXA. View PDF file. National Space Development Agency of Japan. Date unknown. ADEOS-II Reference Handbook. View PDF file. For more information regarding related publications, go to the Research Using AMSR Data Web page.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-02-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-04-04
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