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AVHRR Polar 1 Km Level 1B Data Set
Entry ID: NSIDC-0022

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Summary
Abstract:

Please note that the machine on which these AVHRR data are processed has reached its life expectancy and will no longer be available as of 02 June 2008 until further notice.

NSIDC collects and archives 1.1 km High Resolution Picture Transmission (HRPT) and Local Area Coverage (LAC) Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) imagery. Original data are from recorded ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
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1.   N: -50.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0  
2.   N: 90.0   S: 50.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0  


Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: AVHRR Polar 1 Km Level 1B Data Set
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/nsidc-0022.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1992-04-01
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
NSIDC Distributed Active Archive Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/daac/index.html
Dataset ID: NSIDC-0022

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: 8 mm tape or ftp
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Di, L. and D. Rundquist. 1994. A one-step algorithm for correction and calibration of AVHRR level 1B data. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 60(2):165-171. Hastings, D. and W. Emery. 1992. The Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR): a brief reference guide. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 58(8):1183-1188. ITT. 1982. AVHRR/2 Advanced Very High Resolution ... View entire text
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-06-30



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