Snow cover product for Sanjiangyuan (2002-2014)

Snow cover product for Sanjiangyuan (2002-2014)

This data set was derived from MODIS version 005 and the IMS data set. It is a daily cloudless snow area product processed by cloud removal. Value range: 0%-100%. 200: snow; 100: lake ice; 25: land; 37: sea. The spatial resolution is 0.005 degrees (approximately 500 m), and the temporal coverage is from July 5, 2002, to December 31, 2014.

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Hao, X. (2018). Snow cover product for Sanjiangyuan (2002-2014). National Tibetan Plateau Data Center, DOI: 10.11888/Snow.tpdc.270051. CSTR: 18406.11.Snow.tpdc.270051. (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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1. Hao, X.H., Luo, S.Q., Che, T., Wang, J., Li, H.Y., Dai, L.Y., Huang, X.D., &Feng, Q.S. (2019). Accuracy assessment of four cloud-free snow cover products over the qinghai-tibetan plateau. International Journal of Digital Earth,12 (4), 375-393.( View Details | Download | Bibtex)

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Geographic coverage
East: 102.58 West: 89.15
South: 30.79 North: 37.38
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  • Temporal coverage: 2002-07-17 To 2015-01-12
  • Updated time: 2021-04-19
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