Alaska Satellite Facility - Distributed Active Archive Center

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) 10.5067/J4SZZV52B88J

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All SMAP Mission products are distributed in half-orbit granules. SMAP_L1B_S0_LoRes_V2 products contain low-resolution, 30-kilometer-by-5-kilometer radar cross sections.

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Short NameSPL1BS0V2
Spatial Coverage90.0 N to -90.0 S; 180.0 E to -180.0 W
Spatial Resolution5-km-x-30-km
Temporal Coverage13 April 2015 – 7 July 2015
Temporal Resolution3 days

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SMAP data [year of data acquisition] (NASA). Dataset: SMAP SMAP_L1B_S0_LoRes_V2. Retrieved from ASF DAAC [day/month/year of data access]. DOI: 10.5067/J4SZZV52B88J

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