ESA Sea Ice Climate Change Initiative (Sea_Ice_cci): Northern hemisphere sea ice thickness from CryoSat-2 on the satellite swath (L2P), v2.0
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Publication Date: 2018-05-25
This dataset provides a Climate Data Record of Sea Ice Thickness for the NH polar region, derived from the SIRAL (SAR Interferometer Radar ALtimeter) instrument on the CryoSat-2 satellite. This product was generated in the context of the ESA Climate Change Initiative Programme (ESA CCI) by the Sea Ice CCI (Sea_Ice_cci) project.
It provides daily sea ice thickness data for the months October to April annually on the satellite measurement grid (Level 2P) at the full sensor resolution for the period November 2010 to April 2017.
Hendricks, S.; Paul, S.; Rinne, E. (2018): ESA Sea Ice Climate Change Initiative (Sea_Ice_cci): Northern hemisphere sea ice thickness from CryoSat-2 on the satellite swath (L2P), v2.0. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation
. doi:10.5285/5b6033bfb7f241e89132a83fdc3d5364. http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/5b6033bfb7f241e89132a83fdc3d5364
Keywords: Sea Ice, ESA, CCI, Arctic, sea ice thickness, sea ice, Level 2 Pre-processing, Level 2
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Data were processed by the ESA CCI Sea Ice project team, and were supplied to CEDA in the context of the ESA CCI Open Data Portal Project
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Data are in NetCDF format
This dataset was generated by a combination of instruments deployed on platforms
and computations as detailed below.