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SMAPVEX08 PALS Backscatter Data V001

Metadata Updated: December 7, 2023

This data set contains backscatter data obtained by the Passive Active L-band System (PALS) microwave aircraft radar instrument as part of the Soil Moisture Active Passive Validation Experiment 2008 (SMAPVEX08).

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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 November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023

Metadata Source

Harvested from NASA Data.json

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023
Identifier C1000001421-NSIDC_ECS
Data First Published 2008-09-29
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2008-10-13
Category SMAPVEX08, geospatial
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 026:00
Metadata Context
Metadata Catalog ID
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Citation SMAPVEX08 PALS Backscatter Data V001. Version 1. Archived by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, U.S. Government, NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center.
Harvest Object Id bba55028-aa0b-4430-9027-26bd9b76eaf2
Harvest Source Id 58f92550-7a01-4f00-b1b2-8dc953bd598f
Harvest Source Title NASA Data.json
Homepage URL
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial -76.25 38.93 -75.55 39.09
Program Code 026:001
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 16cb1c6334d629a05039b032052752eba5ff79c398938011e2b060b3d8941784
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 2008-09-29T00:00:00Z/2008-10-13T23:59:59.999Z

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