BOREAS LEVEL-2 MAS SURFACE REFLECTANCE AND TEMPERATURE IMAGES IN BSQ FORMAT
Entry ID: BOREAS_MAS_LV2

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Summary
Abstract: The BOREAS Staff Science Aircraft Data Acquisition Program focused on providing the research teams with the remotely sensed aircraft data products they needed to compare and spatially extend point results. The MAS images, along with other remotely sensed data, were collected to provide spatially extensive information over the primary study areas. This information includes biophysical parameter maps such as surface reflectance and temperature. Collection of the MAS images occurred over the study areas during the 1994 field campaigns. The level-2 MAS data cover the dates of 21-Jul-1994, 24-Jul-1994, 04-Aug-1994 and 08-Aug-1994. The data are not geographically/geometrically corrected; however, files of relative X and Y coordinates for each image pixel were derived by using the C130 navigation data in a MAS scan model. The data are provided in binary image format files.

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Geographic Coverage
 N: 56.25 S: 53.42  E: -97.23  W: -106.32

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: SLYE, R.E.SPANNER, M.A.WRIGLEY, R.C.
Dataset Title: BOREAS LEVEL-2 MAS SURFACE REFLECTANCE AND TEMPERATURE IMAGES IN BSQ FORMAT
Dataset Release Date: 2000
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Dataset DOI: doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/561
Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/#fq=fileID:561


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-07-21
Stop Date: 1994-08-08


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > MANITOBA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > SASKATCHEWAN


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >LONGWAVE RADIATION    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >REFLECTANCE    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE


Platform
C-130 >Lockheed C-130 Hercules    [Information]


Instrument
MAS >MODIS Airborne Simulator    [Information]


Project
BOREAS >The Boreal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study    [Information]
EOSDIS >Earth Observing System Data Information System    [Information]
ESIP >Earth Science Information Partners Program    [Information]
CWIC >CEOS WGISS Integrated Catalog    [Information]


Keywords
SURFACE REFLECTANCE
SURFACE TEMPERATURE


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
THE OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY (ORNL) DISTRIBUTED ACTIVE ARCHIVE CENTER (DAAC)    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://daac.ornl.gov/
Dataset ID: 561

Data Center Personnel
Name: ORNL DAAC USER SERVICES OFFICE
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
Contact Address:
ORNL DAAC User Services Office
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
Country: USA


Personnel
ROBERT E. SLYE
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT


ORNL DAAC USER SERVICES OFFICE
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
Contact Address:
ORNL DAAC User Services Office
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
Country: USA



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-11-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-02-01

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