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Active-Layer and Permafrost Temperatures, Sisimiut (Holsteinsborg), Greenland, Version 1
Entry ID: GGD23_1


Summary
Abstract: This data set contains active-layer and permafrost temperatures from Sisimiut, west Greenland, recorded from 18 sensors at depths of 0.25 m, 0.5 m, 0.75 m, 1 m, 1.25 m, 1.5 m, 1.75 m, 2 m, 2.5 m, 3 m, 3.5 m, 4 m, 4.5 m, 5 m, 6 m, 7 m, 8 m, and 9 m below the surface. Snow depth, snow extent, and surface air temperature were also recorded. Thermometers recorded temperatures once a day from September 1967 to August 1982; however, this data set only contains bi-weekly averages. Data are in tab-delimited ASCII text format and are available via FTP.

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 66.94   S: 66.94   E: -53.64   W: -53.64

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Active-Layer and Permafrost Temperatures, Sisimiut (Holsteinsborg), Greenland, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: Greenlandic Geological Survey, GEUS
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1967-09-01
Stop Date: 1982-08-31
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

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Personnel
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Copenhagen
Province or State: Denmark
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16


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