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MEaSUREs Arctic Sea Ice Characterization Daily 25km EASE-Grid 2.0 V001
Entry ID: NSIDC-0532_1


Summary
Abstract: This data set, part of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) program, provides a daily record of Arctic sea ice characteristics for the years 1979 through 2012 derived from passive microwave brightness temperatures. Characteristics include the location of sea ice cover, sea ice age, day of melt onset, and status of melt onset. Data are gridded in the 25 km Equal-Area Scalable Earth Grid (EASE-Grid) 2.0 and provided as netCDF files.

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: 0.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: MEaSUREs Arctic Sea Ice Characterization Daily 25km EASE-Grid 2.0 V001
Dataset Publisher: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-01-01
Stop Date: 2012-12-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Personnel
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-06-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15


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