SMAP Enhanced L3 Radiometer Global Daily 9 km EASE-Grid Soil Moisture, Version 2
This data set contains the surface soil moisture (0-5 cm) derived from SMAP (Soil Moisture Active Passive) satellite radiometer brightness temperatures on a global 9km EASE-Grid 2.0. The brightness temperatures are also included. Data are included for the period of the WE-CAN/BB-FLUX field projects. The data are in daily gzipped tar files that contain the data in HDF5 format.
NSIDC has issued updated versions of this dataset. Version 5 was published in November 2021: https://doi.org/10.5067/4DQ54OUIJ9DL
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Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 180.00
Additional contact information
- author: Peggy O'Neill <email@example.com>
- author: Steven K. Chan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- author: Eni G. Njoku <email@example.com>
- author: Thomas J. Jackson <Tom.Jackson@ars.usda.gov>
- author: Rajat Bindlish <firstname.lastname@example.org>
CitationExample citation following ESIP guidelines:
O'Neill, P., et al. 2018. SMAP Enhanced L3 Radiometer Global Daily 9 km EASE-Grid Soil Moisture, Version 2. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/548.011. Accessed 02 Feb 2023.
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