GLAS/ICESat L1A Global Altimetry Data (HDF5) V033

Metadata Updated: March 23, 2019

Data granules contain approximately 23 minutes (1/4 orbit) of data and will include pulse travel times, the transmitted and received waveform, transmitted and received energy, echo time offsets, and instrument filter and threshold values.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date August 1, 2018
Metadata Updated Date March 23, 2019

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Harvested from NASA Data.json

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date August 1, 2018
Metadata Updated Date March 23, 2019
Publisher NSIDC
Unique Identifier C1000000400-NSIDC_ECS
David Hancock
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 026:00
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Citation Archived by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, U.S. Government, NSIDC. The data used in this study were produced by the GLAS Science Team at the ICESat Science Investigator-led Processing System (I-SIPS) at NASA/GSFC. The data archive site is the NSIDC DAAC..
Datagov Dedupe Retained 20190322235447
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Harvest Source Title NASA Data.json
Data First Published 2012-12-12
Homepage URL
Language en-US
Metadata Type geospatial
Data Last Modified 2015-10-29
Program Code 026:001
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Source Schema Version 1.1
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Temporal 2003-01-13T00:00:00Z/2010-01-13T00:00:00Z
Category geospatial

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