S-Band Lunar Radar
2016-03-10. A new (and the final)
set of data products has been added to the archive. This
includes all the data collected through 2015. The finder
maps for all images can be found in the BROWSE
This data set contains dual-polarization
backscatter maps of the lunar nearside collected at a wavelength of
12.6 cm (S-band), using the 305 m
Radio Telescope at Arecibo to transmit and the NRAO's
105 m Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope to receive. The
data were provided by Bruce Campbell of the
Smithsonian Institution's Center for Earth and Planetary
Studies and archived by the PDS Geosciences
- Start here for access to the entire volume.
Introduction to the sband lunar radar archive. Read this first.
ERRATA.TXT - Comments and errata concerning the archive volume.
VOLDESC.CAT - Description of the volume contents as a PDS catalog
- Tells what's in this directory.
- A list of all data files in the archive. Use this file to
browse the data. This file is described by the
Contains the backscatter image maps. Each image has an accompanying detached PDS
label. These files are described in
BROWSE Directory- Contains TIFF and JPEG browse versions of the image
files in the data directory. Also includes finder charts showing the locations
of the images. Each
image has an accompanying detached PDS label. These files are described in