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ICESat L4 Seasonal Gridded Sea Ice Thickness V001

Metadata Updated: December 7, 2023

This data set reports seasonal gridded winter sea ice thickness across the Arctic Ocean. Sea ice thickness is estimated using ICESat/GLAS L3A Sea Ice Freeboard data and NASA Eulerian Snow On Sea Ice Model (NESOSIM) Version 1.1 snow loading.

This data set is a historical complement to ICESat-2 L4 Monthly Gridded Sea Ice Thickness.

Access & Use Information

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 May 30, 2023
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023

Metadata Source

Harvested from NASA Data.json

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date May 30, 2023
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023
Identifier C2673518799-NSIDC_ECS
Data First Published 2003-02-20
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2008-03-21
Category geospatial
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 026:00
Metadata Context
Metadata Catalog ID
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Citation ICESat L4 Seasonal Gridded Sea Ice Thickness V001. Version 1. Archived by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, U.S. Government, National Snow and Ice Data Center.
Harvest Object Id 2097a4fe-2b3f-4015-a51f-238de650b713
Harvest Source Id 58f92550-7a01-4f00-b1b2-8dc953bd598f
Harvest Source Title NASA Data.json
Homepage URL
Metadata Type geospatial
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Program Code 026:001
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 4647dd1b3cb011336098b4d3fd6b3b9f1e58809dec5011e9595c25b6286681ad
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 2003-02-20T00:00:00Z/2008-03-21T23:59:59.999Z

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