Ice concentration: SSM/I, NASATeam algorithm


This data set is generated from brightness temperature data and is designed to provide a consistent time series of sea ice concentrations spanning the coverage of several passive microwave instruments. The data are provided in the polar stereographic projection at a grid cell size of 25 x 25 km.


NSIDC NASATeam Website

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NASA data are not copyrighted; however, when you publish our data or results derived therefrom, we request that you include an acknowledgment within the text of the publication and reference list. Data Citation and Acknowledgements


Cavalieri et al. (1996)

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MPAS-Analysis Tasks