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CLPX Airborne: Airborne Visible/Infrared Imaging Spectrometer (AVIRIS) Data
Entry ID: NSIDC-0154

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Abstract: This data set consists of apparent surface reflectance, subpixel snow-covered area and grain size inferred from data acquired by the Airborne Visible/Infrared Imaging Spectrometer (AVIRIS). The AVIRIS has a spectral range of 400-2500 nm, a spectral resolution of 10 nm, instantaneous field of view of 1 mrad, and a scan angle of 15 degrees. Sampling is scene based (~ 815 samples, 512 lines). The ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 41.0   S: 39.7   E: -105.5   W: -107.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Thomas H. Painter
Dataset Title: CLPX-Airborne: Airborne Visible/Infrared Imaging Spectrometer (AVIRIS) Data
Dataset Release Date: 2006-04-20
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
Data Presentation Form: Digital media
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-02-19
Stop Date: 2002-02-20
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Aircraft Ancillary Description
Quality These data have not been reviewed for quality. Known issues exist in the processing of these data. Until this disclaimer has been removed, users should send questions and comments about this data set to NSIDC will forward these inquiries to the PI for resolution.
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NSIDC Distributed Active Archive Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: NSIDC-0154

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: 1.1 GB
Distribution Format: binary
Contact Address:
Center for the Study of Earth from Space (CSES)
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0216
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-04-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-03-04

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