Image Metadata File

Person Submitting Metadata/Point of Contact:

Name: Laura Stevens
Physical Address: 151 Patton Ave Asheville, NC 28801
Organization: CICSNC

Image Info:

Image Title:
Extent of sea ice
Image Description:
Extent of sea ice in September of 1980 (outer red boundary), 1998 (outer pink boundary) and 2012 (outer white boundary). Modified from Perovich and Richter-Menge (2009).
Attributes (variables name, description and units):
Extent of sea ice (million square kilometers)
Temporal domain:
Start Time: 1980-09-01 00:00:00.0
End Time: 2012-09-30 00:00:00.0
Spatial domain:
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Min latitude:
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Min longitude:
Arctic, Observed, NSIDC Sea Ice Index,, Sea, Ice
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Citation of image source:
Perovich and Richter-Menge (2009)

Image Creation:

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Data Sources:

Dataset #1
Dataset Name: NSIDC Sea Ice Index
Dataset Version:
Dataset Description: NSIDC Sea Ice Index
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Dataset Release/Publication Date:
Affiliated Organization Name and Role: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Date Accessed:
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Description of the scope of a resource, quality report, or process:
Spatial Extent of the source/output (polygon, box or region name):
Temporal extent of the source/output:
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Identifier of the processing level of the source/input:
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