Sea Ice Edge Location and Extent in the Russian Arctic, 1933-2006
Entry ID: G02182

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Summary
Abstract: The Sea Ice Edge Location and Extent in the Russian Arctic, 1933-2006 data are derived from sea ice charts from the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute (AARI), St. Petersburg, Russia. Provided here are sea ice edge locations, where identifiable, in each AARI ice chart and monthly and seasonal mean sea ice extents for each of the marginal seas in the Russian Arctic derived from these ice edges. ... View entire text
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Description: Sea Ice Charts of the Russian Arctic in Gridded Format, 1933-2006
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: 65.0   E: 145.0   W: 40.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Mahoney, A.
Dataset Title: Sea Ice Edge Location and Extent in the Russian Arctic, 1933-2006
Dataset Release Date: 2008-06-30
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/G02182
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1933-07-01
Stop Date: 2006-12-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 degree
Temporal Resolution: 10 day
ISO Topic Category
Quality The location of the ice edges in the ice charts that were used to calculate the ice extent have been inspected manually for accuracy and corrected where necessary.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration at the National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/noaa/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC NOAA 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
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Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 0.04 - 5 MB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
CIRES/University of Colorado at Boulder
National Snow and Ice Data Center
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Mahoney, A, R.G. Barry, V. Smolyanitsky and F. Fetterer, submitted to Journal of Geophysical Research, 2008. Taylor, J. 1997. Introduction to Error Analysis, the Study of Uncertainties in Physical Measurements, 2nd Edition.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-06-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-04-10
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