DOI (Digital Object Identifier) 10.5067/Z97HFCNKR6VA
ALOS PALSAR data is processed to L1.1 using the JAXA processor, then radiometrically terrain-corrected using GAMMA commercial software. Products are offered in FBS, FBD, and PLR beam modes. High-resolution (12.5 m) products are produced in areas with sufficient DEM support.
|Spatial Coverage||(60.0 N to -57.0 S; 180.0 E to -180.0 W) Excludes Antarctica, Greenland, and northern Eurasia|
|Spatial Resolution||12.5 m|
|Temporal Coverage||2006 – 2011|
|Temporal Resolution||46 days|
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Dataset ASF DAAC [year created], ALOS PALSAR_Radiometric_Terrain_Corrected_high_res; Includes Material ©JAXA/METI [year of data acquisition]. Accessed through ASF DAAC [day/month/year of data access]. DOI: 10.5067/Z97HFCNKR6VA
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Complete DEM coverage is required for processing to proceed. GAMMA software handles differences in pixel-as-point vs pixel-as-area, and produces a uniform output.
|1/3 Arc Sec NED||CONUS, HW, portions of AK||10 meter||NAVD88|
|1 Arc Sec NED||CONUS, HW, portions of AK, Canada, Mexico||30 meter||NAVD88|
|SRTM US1||CONUS, HW, portions of AK||30 meter||EGM96|
|Australia SRTM DEM-S||Australia||30 meter||EGM96|
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