Short Name:
NSIDC-0076

Antarctic 5-km Digital Elevation Model from ERS-1 Altimetry, Version 1

This data set provides a Digital Elevation Model (DEM) for Antarctica to 81.5 degrees south latitude, at a resolution of 5 km. Approximately twenty million data points were used to generate this data set. Data points were derived from ERS-1 radar altimetry during the geodetic phase from March 1994 to May 1995.

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