SMAPVEX08 PALS Backscatter Data V001

Metadata Updated: March 23, 2019

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 August 1, 2018
Metadata Updated Date March 23, 2019

Metadata Source

Harvested from NASA Data.json

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date August 1, 2018
Metadata Updated Date March 23, 2019
Publisher NSIDC
Unique Identifier C1000001421-NSIDC_ECS
Simon Yueh
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 026:00
Metadata Context
Metadata Catalog ID
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Citation Archived by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, U.S. Government, NSIDC. Yueh, S. 2015. SMAPVEX08 PALS Backscatter Data. indicate subset used. Boulder, Colorado USA: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center.
Datagov Dedupe Retained 20190322235447
Harvest Object Id 3290c113-37c7-4e10-a927-6b322d57f357
Harvest Source Id 39e4ad2a-47ca-4507-8258-852babd0fd99
Harvest Source Title NASA Data.json
Data First Published 2015-06-16
Homepage URL
Language en-US
Metadata Type geospatial
Data Last Modified 2015-06-16
Program Code 026:001
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 38988eb24124ee852c2b8d60039485b4300d8747
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial -76.25 38.93 -75.55 39.09
Temporal 2008-09-29T00:00:00Z/2008-10-13T23:59:59Z
Category SMAPVEX08, geospatial

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