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Measuring the freeboard of sea ice
- Title Measuring the freeboard of sea ice
- Released 09/05/2005 11:04 am
- Copyright ESA /AOES Medialab
CryoSat is able to measure the freeboard (the height protruding above the water) of floating sea ice with its sensitive altimeter. From the freeboard, the ice thickness can be estimated.
- Id 226385