Earth  ID: 588

Greenland: East Coast Zoom-out With Ice Data

Dark blue indicates large amounts of ice loss, and light blue indicates lesser amounts of ice loss. This animation is match-moved to animation #587.
 

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Visualization Credits

Alex Kekesi (GST): Lead Animator
Bob Bindschadler (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
William Krabill (NASA/GSFC Wallops): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

Science Paper:
W. Krabill, E. Frederick, S. Manizade, C. Martin, J. Sonntag, R. Swift, R. Thomas, W. Wright, and J. Yungel, Rapid Thinning of Parts of the Southern Greenland Ice Sheet, Science, 283, n5407, pp 1522-1524, March 5, 1999

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Data Used:
Airborne Topographic Mapper
1993/06-1993/07, 1994/05-1994/06, 1998/06-1998/07, 1999/05
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This item is part of this series:
Greenland

Goddard TV Tape:
G1999-016

Keywords:
NASA Science >> Earth
GCMD >> Location >> Greenland
SVS >> Laser Altimeter
SVS >> Ice
DLESE >> Cryology

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version 8.0.0.0.0