NSIDC-0720_1

MEaSUREs Annual Antarctic Ice Velocity Maps 2005-2017 V001

Version 1 eng; usa
  • Abstract
    This data set, part of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) program, provides 12 annual maps of Antarctic ice velocity from 2005-2017. The maps are assembled using SAR data from the Japanese Space Agency's (JAXA) ALOS PALSAR, the European Space Agency's (ESA) ENVISAT ASAR and Copernicus Sentinel-1, the Canadian Space Agency's (CSA) RADARSAT-1, RADARSAT-2, the German Aerospace Agency's (DLR) TerraSAR-X (TSX) and TanDEM –X (TDX), and the U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) Landsat-8 optical imagery acquired between 2005 and 2017. See Antarctic Ice Sheet Velocity and Mapping Data for related data.
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research
  • DOI

    10.5067/9T4EPQXTJYW9

Data Identification Fields:

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    Processing Level

    Level 3

    Geophysical variables mapped on a grid

    Quality
    Collection Progress

    Complete

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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Terrestrial Hydrosphere
    • Glaciers/Ice Sheets
    • Ice Sheets
    • Ice Velocity
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ISO Topic Categories
  • CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
Additional Attributes
  • PercentRetrievals
    INT
    Percentage of data points over land where retrievals are done = (number of retrieval points/total number of land points)*100 (computed using a classification mask for mountains, forest, etc.).
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    The version of the SIPSMetGen software used to produce the metadata file for this granule
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    Digital object identifier that uniquely identifies this data product
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Platforms
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    ALOS
    Instruments
    • PALSAR
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    ENVISAT
    Instruments
    • ASAR
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    LANDSAT-8
    Instruments
    • OLI
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    RADARSAT-1
    Instruments
    • SAR
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    RADARSAT-2
    Instruments
    • SAR
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    SENTINEL-1A
    Instruments
    • C-SAR
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    SENTINEL-1B
    Instruments
    • C-SAR
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    TDX
    Instruments
    • SAR
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    TSX
    Instruments
    • SAR

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Spatial Information Fields:

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

Data Centers

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  • NASA NSIDC DAAC
    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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Data Contacts

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  • Jeremie Mouginot
    Technical Contact
    Jeremie Mouginot

    Croul Hall
    Irvine, California 92697

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    Bernd Scheuchl

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  • Eric Rignot
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    Eric Rignot

    Croul Hall
    Irvine, California 92697

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    Jeremie Mouginot

    Croul Hall
    Irvine, California 92697

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  • Bernd Scheuchl
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    Bernd Scheuchl

    Croul Hall
    Irvine, California 92697

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  • Eric Rignot
    Technical Contact
    Eric Rignot

    Croul Hall
    Irvine, California 92697

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Collection Citations Fields:

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    Collection Citations
    • MEaSUREs Annual Antarctic Ice Velocity Maps 2005-2017 V001
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      Published by: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center

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