NSIDC-0609_1

EASE-Grid 2.0 Land-Ocean-Coastline-Ice Masks Derived from Boston University MODIS/Terra Land Cover Data, Version 1

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  • Abstract
    These Land-Ocean-Coastline-Ice (LOCI) files provide land classification masks derived from the Boston University MOD12Q1 V004 MODIS/Terra 1 km Land Cover Product (Friedl et al. 2002). The masks are available in various EASE-Grid 2.0 azimuthal and global projections, at various spatial resolutions ranging from 3 km to 100 km. The masks are in flat binary, 1 byte files stored by row. Quick-look browse images of the masks are also available in PNG (.png) format.
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    Scientific Research

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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Cover
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Cover
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Cover
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Cover
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Cover
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Cover
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Cover
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Cover
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Cover
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  • CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE

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    • Global
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    • Northern Hemisphere
    • Geographic Region
    • Southern Hemisphere

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    Mary Brodzik

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    Mary Brodzik

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

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    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

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    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email
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    Data Center Contact
    Mary Brodzik

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

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

  • Mary
    Data Center Contact
    Mary Brodzik

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

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

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    • EASE-Grid 2.0 Land-Ocean-Coastline-Ice Masks Derived from Boston University MODIS/Terra Land Cover Data, Version 1
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      Published by: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center