Monthly average polar sea-ice concentration
Creator: Schweitzer, Peter N.
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Publisher: [Reston, Va.] : U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey ; [Denver, Colo. : USGS Distribution Branch],
LCC: GB2595 .S39 1995 compu/d
Description: Data depicts monthly averages of sea-ice concentration in modern polar oceans. Averages were derived from Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer and Special Sensor Microwave/Imager instruments aboard satellites of U.S. Air Force Defense Meteorological Satellite Program from 1978 through 1992. Data are provided as 8-bit images using Hierarchical Data Format developed by National Center for Supercomputing Applications.
Description: System requirements: IBM or compatible personal computer; 386 or 486 CPU; 4 MB RAM; MS-DOS or PC-DOS 3.3 or later; Microsoft MSCDEX 2.1 or later; Super VGA graphics system; CD-ROM drive with ISO 9660 driver.
Description: System requirements: Macintosh; 4 MB RAM; System 7.0 or later; 256-color display; CD-ROM drive.
Description: System requirements for UNIX system: ANSI-conformant C-language compiler; 8 MB RAM; X Window System version 11, release 4 or later; CD-ROM drive with ISO 9660 driver.
Description: Data characteristics: ISO 9660 and Macintosh HFS standards.
Subject: Sea ice Polar regions Remote sensing Databases.
Subject: Microwave remote sensing Databases.