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MODIS Mosaic of Antarctica 2008-2009 (MOA2009) Image Map, Version 1
Entry ID: NSIDC-0593_1


Summary
Abstract: This data set includes two image maps - a snow grain size map and a surface morphology map - provided at two different resolutions of 125 m and 750 m. The maps were produced from composited image swath data acquired by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) over Antarctica for the 2008-2009 austral summer season.

Purpose: Scientific Research

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Geographic Coverage
 N: -60.0 S: -90.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: MODIS Mosaic of Antarctica 2008-2009 (MOA2009) Image Map, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-11-01
Stop Date: 2009-02-28

Start Date: 2008-11-01
Stop Date: 2008-12-16


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >FIRN >SNOW GRAIN SIZE    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >FIRN >SNOW GRAIN SIZE    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >ICE SHEETS >SURFACE MORPHOLOGY
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >ICE SHEETS >SURFACE MORPHOLOGY


ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Platform
Aqua >Earth Observing System, Aqua    [Information]
Terra >Earth Observing System, Terra (AM-1)    [Information]


Instrument
MODIS >Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer    [Information]


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center    [Information]
Data Center URL: https://nsidc.org/daac/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NOT PROVIDED

NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center    [Information]
Data Center URL: https://nsidc.org/daac/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NOT PROVIDED


Personnel
NATIONAL SNOW AND ICE DATA CENTER
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA


TERRY HARAN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact Address:
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449


JENNIFER BOHLANDER
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449


TED SCAMBOS
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: scambos at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449


THOMAS PAINTER
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 818 393 8226
Contact Address:
Center for the Study of Earth from Space (CSES)
CIRES, 216 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0216


MARK FAHNESTOCK
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1 603 862 0322
Email: mark.fahnestock at unh.edu
Contact Address:
University of New Hampshire
39 College Road
City: Durham
Province or State: NH
Postal Code: 03824-3525
Country: USA


NSIDC USER SERVICES
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1 303 492 6199
Fax: 1 303 492 2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA


TERRY HARAN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact Address:
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449


JENNIFER BOHLANDER
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449


TED SCAMBOS
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: scambos at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449


THOMAS PAINTER
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 818 393 8226
Contact Address:
Center for the Study of Earth from Space (CSES)
CIRES, 216 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0216


MARK FAHNESTOCK
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1 603 862 0322
Email: mark.fahnestock at unh.edu
Contact Address:
University of New Hampshire
39 College Road
City: Durham
Province or State: NH
Postal Code: 03824-3525
Country: USA


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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-07-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16



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