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NASA SCP Arctic and Antarctic Ice Extent from QuikSCAT, 1999-2009, Version 2
Entry ID: NSIDC-0265_2


Summary
Abstract: This data set provides sea ice extent for the Arctic (60-90 degrees North) and Antarctic (52-90 degrees South) in Scatterometer Image Reconstruction (SIR) binary image format, along with ASCII text files containing latitude and longitude coordinates along the sea ice edge, and browse images of SIR files in Graphics Interchange Format (GIF) format. Ancillary products include daily-averaged total ... View entire text

Purpose: Scientific Research
Related URL
Description: Direct download via HTTPS protocol.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: 60.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0
  N: -52.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: NASA SCP Arctic and Antarctic Ice Extent from QuikSCAT, 1999-2009, Version 2
Dataset Publisher: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
Version: 2
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-07-19
Stop Date: 2009-12-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
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Personnel
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-04-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16


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