Arctic snow depth and sea ice thickness


Estimates of monthly Arctic snow depth and sea ice thickness using combined measurements of ICESat-2 and CryoSat-2. The data release 004 of ICESat-2 was used to generate this product. It covers the period between October 2018 and April 2021. The fields are on a 25-km grid. The Arctic Ocean is defined as the region bounded by the gateways into the Pacific Ocean (Bering Strait), the Canadian Arctic Archipelago (CAA), and the Greenland (Fram Strait) and Barents Seas.

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Creator Kacimi, S; Kwok, Ronald
Publisher PANGAEA - Data Publisher for Earth & Environmental Science
Publication Year 2022
Rights Data access is restricted (moratorium, sensitive data, license constraints)
OpenAccess false
Language English
Resource Type Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 1243191 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (-0.603W, 61.956S, 0.000E, 90.000N)
Temporal Coverage Begin 2018-10-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2021-04-01T00:00:00Z