NSIDC-0481_1

MEaSUREs Greenland Ice Velocity: Selected Glacier Site Velocity Maps from InSAR V001

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  • Abstract
    This data set is part of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) program. This data set provides maps of glacier outlet areas, some of which have shown profound velocity changes over the MEaSUREs observation period. The data are provided in addition to the ice-sheet-wide data from the related data set, MEaSUREs Greenland Ice Sheet Velocity Map from InSAR Data. The InSAR Selected Glacier Site Velocity Maps are produced from TerraSAR-X (TSX) image pairs collected between 1 January 2009 and 21 January 2017. See the Version History section of the documentation for changes made in v1.2. See Greenland Ice Mapping Project (GIMP) for related data.
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research

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    Level 3

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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • Ice Velocity
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Terrestrial Hydrosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • Ice Velocity
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  • CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
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Platforms
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    TSX
    Instruments
    • SAR

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
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    • Continent
    • North America
    • Greenland

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  • NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
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  • Ian
    Technical Contact
    Ian Joughin

    1013 NE 40th Street
    Box 355640
    Seattle, WA 98105

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    Technical Contact
    Ian Howat

    Scott Hall Room 108
    1090 Carmack Road
    Columbus, Ohio 43210

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    University of Washington
    Department of Earth and Space Sciences
    Seattle, WA 98195

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    Ted Scambos

    National Snow and Ice Data Center
    CIRES, 449 UCB
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

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    • MEaSUREs Greenland Ice Velocity: Selected Glacier Site Velocity Maps from InSAR V001
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      Published by: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center