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ESA Sea Ice Climate Change Initiative (Sea_Ice_cci): Northern hemisphere sea ice thickness from the Envisat satellite on a monthly grid (L3C), v2.0
Dataset
Update Frequency: Not Planned
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Citable
Publication Date: 2018-05-25
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Abstract

This dataset provides a Climate Data Record of Sea Ice Thickness for the northern hemisphere polar region, derived from the RA-2 (Radar Altimeter -2) instrument on the ENVISAT satellite at Level 3C (L3C). 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 monthly gridded sea ice thickness data on a Lambeth Azimuthal Equal Area grid for the period October 2002 to March 2012. Data is only available for the NH winter months, October - April.

Citable as:  Hendricks, S.; Paul, S.; Rinne, E. (2018): ESA Sea Ice Climate Change Initiative (Sea_Ice_cci): Northern hemisphere sea ice thickness from the Envisat satellite on a monthly grid (L3C), v2.0. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation. doi:10.5285/f4c34f4f0f1d4d0da06d771f6972f180. http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/f4c34f4f0f1d4d0da06d771f6972f180
Keywords:  Sea Ice, ESA, CCI, Arctic, Level 3C, Level 3, RA-2, Envisat, sea ice thickness, sea ice
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Access rules:
Public data: access to these data is available to both registered and non-registered users.
Use of these data is covered by the following licence: http://licences.ceda.ac.uk/image/data_access_condition/esacci_seaice_terms_and_conditions.pdf. When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
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Data lineage:

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

Data Quality:
CCI data format checked
File Format:
Data are in NetCDF format
Process overview
This dataset was generated by a combination of instruments deployed on platforms and computations as detailed below.


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Temporal Range
2002-10-01T00:00:00
2012-03-31T23:59:59
Geographic Extent

  90.0000°  
-180.0000°     180.0000°
  16.0000°  
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