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Polar Ice Sounding and Geomagnetics, Version 1
Entry ID: G00790_1

Abstract: Data addresses ice thickness and related geomagnetics generated during remote sensing flights over Antarctica and Greenland. Analog records are oscilloscope traces and snapshots of Z-mode radar echo sounding data. Originally recorded on paper strip charts, these 16 mm microfilmed records include timing marks from the Airborne Research Data System (ARDS) clock and ice sounding identification ... View entire text

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Geographic Coverage
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  N: 85.0   S: 60.0   E: -18.0   W: -72.0
  N: -60.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Polar Ice Sounding and Geomagnetics, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Dataset DOI: 10.7265/N5VH5M1D
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1977-11-01
Stop Date: 1979-02-01
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-03-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16