RDEFT4_1

CryoSat-2 Level 4 Sea Ice Elevation, Freeboard, and Thickness V001

Version 1 eng; usa
  • Abstract
    This data set contains 30-day averaged Arctic sea ice thickness estimates, with freeboard and ice surface roughness, derived from the ESA CryoSat-2 Synthetic Aperture Interferometric Radar Altimeter (SIRAL).
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research

Data Identification Fields:

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    Processing Level

    Level 4

    Quality
    Collection Progress

    Planned

Related URLs
    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Sea Ice
    • Freeboard
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Sea Ice
    • Ice Depth/Thickness
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Oceans
    • Sea Ice
    • Ice Depth/Thickness
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Sea Ice
    • Ice Roughness
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Oceans
    • Sea Ice
    • Ice Roughness
Other Descriptive Keywords
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ISO Topic Categories
  • GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Additional Attributes
  • SIPSMetGenVersion
    STRING
    The version of the SIPSMetGen software used to produce the metadata file for this granule
    Resolution Range Begin Range End Unit of Measure Accuracy

  • ThemeID
    STRING
    The identifier of the theme under which data are logically grouped
    Resolution Range Begin Range End Unit of Measure Accuracy

  • identifier_product_doi
    STRING
    Digital object identifier that uniquely identifies this data product
    Resolution Range Begin Range End Unit of Measure Accuracy

  • identifier_product_doi_authority
    STRING
    URL of the digital object identifier resolving authority
    Resolution Range Begin Range End Unit of Measure Accuracy

Acquisition Information Fields:

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Platforms
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    CRYOSAT-2
    Instruments
    • SIRAL
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    DMSP 5D-3/F17
    Instruments
    • SSMIS
Projects
Project Short Name Campaigns Project Dates
MULTI_NASA No campaigns listed. 1993-01-01 to 2015-12-31

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Spatial Information Fields:

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN GEODETIC
Location Keywords
    • Geographic Region
    • Arctic

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

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email
  • NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive 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
  • NASA/GSFC/SED/ESD/ESPO/OIB
    PROCESSOR

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  • NASA/GSFC/SED/ESD/ESPO/OIB
    ORIGINATOR

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Data Contacts

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  • Nathan
    Technical Contact
    Nathan Kurtz

    Greenbelt, MD 20771

  • NSIDC
    Technical Contact
    NSIDC Services

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

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email
  • Jeremy
    Technical Contact
    Jeremy Harbeck

    Greenbelt, MD 20771

  • Nathan
    Technical Contact
    Nathan Kurtz

    Greenbelt, MD 20771

  • Jeremy
    Technical Contact
    Jeremy Harbeck

    Greenbelt, MD 20771

  • 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

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Collection Citations Fields:

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    Collection Citations
    • CryoSat-2 Level 4 Sea Ice Elevation, Freeboard, and Thickness V001
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      Published by: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center