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Satellite SAR floe size (GIF) [Holt, B.]

Summary

This dataset contains data floe size distributions obtained from spaceborne Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) imagery. Floe sizes were derived using an algorithm referenced in 1) Soh, L.-K., B. Holt, and C. Tsatsoulis: Identifying ice floes and computing ice floe distributions in Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) images, in Analysis of Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data of the polar regions, C. Tsatsoulis and R. Kwok (eds.), Springer-Verlag, New York, 9-34, 1998.

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  • 1.0 (2007-11-02)
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Spatial Type raster
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1998-08-17 00:00:00
End datetime 1998-08-26 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 80.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 70.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -170.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -130.00

Primary point of contact information

Ben Holt <ben@pacific.jpl.nasa.gov>

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Citation

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Holt, B. 2007. Satellite SAR floe size (GIF). Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6NC5ZKQ. Accessed 28 Sep 2021.

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