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Sea Ice Concentrations from Nimbus-7 SMMR and DMSP SSM/I-SSMIS Passive Microwave Data, Version 1
This data set is generated from brightness temperature data and is designed to provide a consistent time series of sea ice concentrations spanning the coverage of several passive microwave instruments.The data are provided in the polar stereographic projection at a grid cell size of 25 x 25 km.
Data Set Tabs
|Temporal Resolution||1 day, 1 month|
|Platform(s)||DMSP 5D-2/F11, DMSP 5D-2/F13, DMSP 5D-2/F8, DMSP 5D-3/F17, NIMBUS-7|
|Sensor(s)||SMMR, SSM/I, SSMIS|
|Data Contributor(s)||Claire Parkinson, Per Gloersen, H. Zwally, Donald Cavalieri, Walt Meier, F. Fetterer, Kenneth Knowles, Matthew Savoie, Mary J. Brodzik|
|Metadata XML||View Metadata Record|
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