NSIDC-0715_1

MEaSUREs Greenland Ice Mapping Project (GIMP) Digital Elevation Model from GeoEye and WorldView Imagery, Version 1

Version 1 eng; usa
  • Abstract
    This data set consists of an enhanced resolution digital elevation model (DEM) for the Greenland Ice Sheet. The DEM is derived from sub-meter resolution, panchromatic stereoscopic imagery collected by the GeoEye-1, WorldView 1, WorldView 2, and WorldView 3 satellites operated by DigitalGlobe Inc. The imagery is distributed by the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) and archived at the Polar Geospatial Center at the University of Minnesota through the NextView License program. Although the source images are subject to user restrictions, derived products including DEMs may be openly distributed for non-commercial purposes. See Greenland Ice Mapping Project (GIMP) for related data
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research

Data Identification Fields:

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    Processing Level

    Level 3

    Quality
    Collection Progress

    Complete

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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Glaciers/Ice Sheets
    • Glacier Elevation/Ice Sheet Elevation
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ISO Topic Categories
  • CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
  • ELEVATION
  • IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER

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Platforms
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    GEOEYE-1
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  • Earth Observation Satellites
    WORLDVIEW-1
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  • Earth Observation Satellites
    WORLDVIEW-2
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    WORLDVIEW-3
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Spatial Information Fields:

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN GEODETIC
Location Keywords
    • Continent
    • North America
    • Greenland

Data Centers

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  • NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
    ARCHIVER

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

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

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  • NSIDC
    Technical Contact
    NSIDC Services

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

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  • Ian
    Technical Contact
    Ian Howat

    Scott Hall Room 108
    1090 Carmack Road
    Columbus, Ohio 43210

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  • Adelaide
    Technical Contact
    Adelaide Negrete

    Scott Hall Room 108
    1090 Carmack Road
    Columbus, OH 43210

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  • Ben
    Technical Contact
    Ben Smith

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

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    Ian Howat

    Scott Hall Room 108
    1090 Carmack Road
    Columbus, Ohio 43210

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    Technical Contact
    Adelaide Negrete

    Scott Hall Room 108
    1090 Carmack Road
    Columbus, OH 43210

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    Technical Contact
    Ben Smith

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

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    NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center

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    • MEaSUREs Greenland Ice Mapping Project (GIMP) Digital Elevation Model from GeoEye and WorldView Imagery, Version 1
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      Published by: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center