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Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) Data from Global Land Cover Facility

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Abstract: The Global Land Cover Facility (GLCF) at the University of Maryland, College
Park houses Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data.

The Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) obtained elevation data on a
near-global scale to generate the most complete high-resolution digital
topographic database of Earth. SRTM consisted of a ... View entire text
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Description: Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 60.0   S: -60.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: U.S. Geological Survey, Global Land Cover Facility
Dataset Title: Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) Data from Global Land Cover Facility
Dataset Release Date: 2004
Dataset Release Place: College Park, Maryland
Dataset Publisher: University of Maryland
Version: 1.0
Data Presentation Form: imagery
Online Resource: http://glcf.umiacs.umd.edu/data/srtm/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-02-11
Stop Date: 2000-02-22
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 km
Longitude Resolution: 1 km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 km - < 10 km or approximately .01 degree - < .09 degree
Use Constraints As a courtesy, please credit the Global Land Cover Facility (GLCF) as the
source for this dataset in some manner. Our suggestion: Source for this dataset
was the Global Land Cover Facility.
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Originating Center
Data Center
Global Land Cover Facility, University of Maryland Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://glcf.umd.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Email: glcf at umd.edu
Contact Address:
Global Land Cover Facility
3166 A.V. Williams Bldg
University of Maryland
City: College Park
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20742
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online, FTP
Fees: No fees
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-04-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-08-29

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