NSIDC-0103_2

RAMP AMM-1 SAR Image Mosaic of Antarctica, Version 2

Version 2 eng; usa
  • Abstract
    The mosaic provides a detailed look at ice sheet morphology, rock outcrops, research infrastructure, the coastline, and other features of Antarctica, as well as representing calibrated radar backscatter data, which may provide insight into climate processes affecting the upper few meters of snow cover.
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research

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    Processing Level

    Level 3

    Quality
    Collection Progress

    Complete

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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Glaciers/Ice Sheets
    • Glaciers
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Terrestrial Hydrosphere
    • Glaciers/Ice Sheets
    • Glaciers
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Glaciers/Ice Sheets
    • Ice Sheets
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Terrestrial Hydrosphere
    • Glaciers/Ice Sheets
    • Ice Sheets
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Topography
    • Landforms
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Spectral/Engineering
    • Radar
    • Radar Backscatter
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Spectral/Engineering
    • Radar
    • Radar Imagery
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Spectral/Engineering
    • Radar
    • Radar Reflectivity
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Spectral/Engineering
    • Radar
    • Sigma Naught

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Platforms
  • Satellite
    RADARSAT-1
    Instruments
    • SAR

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN GEODETIC
Location Keywords
    • Continent
    • Antarctica
    • Geographic Region
    • Polar
    • Geographic Region
    • Southern Hemisphere

Data Centers

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  • 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

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  • Kenneth
    Technical Contact
    Kenneth Jezek

    Department of Geological Sciences
    and Byrd Polar Research Center
    The Ohio State University
    Columbus, OH 43210

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • John
    Technical Contact
    John Curlander

    Vexcel Corporation
    Boulder, CO 80301

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • Frank
    Technical Contact
    Frank Carsey

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory
    Pasadena, CA 91109

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • Carl
    Technical Contact
    Carl Wales

    Alaska SAR Facility (ASF)
    Geophysical Institute
    University of Alaska Fairbanks
    Fairbanks, AK 99775

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • R.
    Technical Contact
    R. Barry

    449 UCB
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • Kenneth
    Technical Contact
    Kenneth Jezek

    Department of Geological Sciences
    and Byrd Polar Research Center
    The Ohio State University
    Columbus, OH 43210

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • John
    Technical Contact
    John Curlander

    Vexcel Corporation
    Boulder, CO 80301

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • Frank
    Technical Contact
    Frank Carsey

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory
    Pasadena, CA 91109

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • Carl
    Technical Contact
    Carl Wales

    Alaska SAR Facility (ASF)
    Geophysical Institute
    University of Alaska Fairbanks
    Fairbanks, AK 99775

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • R.
    Technical Contact
    R. Barry

    449 UCB
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    This contact does not have any contact mechanisms listed.

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
    User Services
    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    Boulder, Colorado

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  • 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

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    • RAMP AMM-1 SAR Image Mosaic of Antarctica, Version 2
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      Published by: National Snow and Ice Data Center