NSIDC-0007_1

Nimbus-7 SMMR Polar Gridded Radiances and Sea Ice Concentrations, Version 1

Version 1 eng; usa
  • Abstract
    This data set contains gridded brightness temperatures and sea ice concentrations for both polar regions. Brightness temperature and sea ice concentration grids have 25 x 25 km grid elements in polar stereographic projection.
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research

Data Identification Fields:

Toggle Data Identification Fields
    Processing Level

    Level 3

    Quality
    Collection Progress

    Complete

Related URLs
    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Spectral/Engineering
    • Microwave
    • Brightness Temperature
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Oceans
    • Sea Ice
    • Ice Extent
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Terrestrial Hydrosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • Ice Extent
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • Ice Extent
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Sea Ice
    • Ice Extent
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Oceans
    • Sea Ice
    • Sea Ice Concentration
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Sea Ice
    • Sea Ice Concentration

Acquisition Information Fields:

Toggle Acquisition Information Fields
Platforms
  • Satellite
    NIMBUS-7
    Instruments
    • SMMR

Temporal Information Fields:

Toggle Temporal Information Fields

Spatial Information Fields:

Toggle Spatial Information Fields
    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN GEODETIC
Location Keywords
    • Ocean
    • Arctic Ocean
    • Baffin Bay
    • Ocean
    • Atlantic Ocean
    • North Atlantic Ocean
    • Ocean
    • Arctic Ocean
    • Beaufort Sea
    • Ocean
    • Pacific Ocean
    • North Pacific Ocean
    • Bering Sea
    • Ocean
    • Arctic Ocean
    • Chukchi Sea
    • Continent
    • North America
    • Canada
    • Hudson Bay
    • Ocean
    • Atlantic Ocean
    • North Atlantic Ocean
    • Greenland Sea
    • Ocean
    • Southern Ocean
    • Amundsen Sea
    • Geographic Region
    • Polar

Data Centers

Toggle Data Centers
  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
    ARCHIVER

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

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email
  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
    DISTRIBUTOR

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

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email

Data Contacts

Toggle Data Contacts
  • Per
    Technical Contact
    Per Gloersen

    Laboratory for Hydrospheric Processes
    NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
    Code 971
    Greenbelt, MD 20771

    • 1 301 614 5710
    • 1 301 614 5644
    • Email
  • Donald
    Technical Contact
    Donald Cavalieri

    NASA/GSFC
    Mail Code: 615
    Greenbelt, MD 20771

    • 1 301 614 5901
    • 1 301 614 5644
    • Email
  • Per
    Technical Contact
    Per Gloersen

    Laboratory for Hydrospheric Processes
    NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
    Code 971
    Greenbelt, MD 20771

    • 1 301 614 5710
    • 1 301 614 5644
    • Email
  • NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
    User Services
    NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center

    Boulder, Colorado

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • NSIDC
    Data Center Contact
    NSIDC Services

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

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

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email
  • NSIDC
    Data Center Contact
    NSIDC Services

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

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

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email

Collection Citations Fields:

Toggle Collection Citations Fields
    Collection Citations
    • Nimbus-7 SMMR Polar Gridded Radiances and Sea Ice Concentrations, Version 1
      1

      Published by: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center