Mode of access: Internet from the NSIDC web site. Address as of 6/13/06: http://www.nsidc.org/data/moa/index.html; current access vai PURL.
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Title from caption (viewed June 13, 2006).
"Staff from the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) and the University of New Hampshire have assembled a digital image map and a snow-grain-size image of the Antarctic continent and surrounding islands."
"Haran, T. ... [er al.], compilers."
Distributed and archived by the Antarctic Glaciological Data Center.
"MOA provides a cloud-free view of the ice sheet, ice shelves, and land surfaces at a grid scale of 125 m and an estimated resolution of 150 m."
Uses data from MODIS-derived data sets available through FTP.