Earth  ID: 3241

2004 September Minimum Sea Ice Concentration

Here we see the September minimum sea ice concentration for 2004. The red line indicates the 15% mean sea ice extent derived from September 1979 - 2002.

Visualization Credits

Cindy Starr (GST): Lead Visualizer
Waleed Abdalati (NASA/HQ): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Data Used:
DMSP/SSM/I
Defense Meteorological Satellite Program Special Sensor Microwave Imager
NSIDC SSMI-derived September Minimum Sea Ice Concentration
Data Compilation - NSIDC - September 2004
Date: 2004
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Keywords:
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Cryosphere >> Sea Ice >> Sea Ice Concentration
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Oceans >> Sea Ice >> Sea Ice Concentration
NASA Science >> Earth

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