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MMAB Sea Ice Analysis Page
This is the sea ice analysis page of the Marine Modeling and Analysis Branch (MMAB) of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Users can access images of sea ice extent that can be animated to show the previous 30 days activity. Images are available for the entire globe, the Northern Hemisphere (Alsaka, Sea of Okhotsk, and Sea of Japan), and the Southern Hemisphere (Weddell Polynya Watch, Ross Sea and Amery Basin). Information on sea ice modelling and forecasts is also accessible.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Imagery - remotely sensed
Subject:
  • Cryology
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Physical oceanography
Technical requirements:
Animations require Java plug-in
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
The information on government servers are in the public domain, unless specifically annotated otherwise, and may be used freely by the public. Before using information obtained from this server special attention should be given to the date and time of the data and products being displayed. This information shall not be modified in content and then presented as official government material.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-000-708
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: Robert Grumbine
Marine Modeling and Analysis Branch (MMAB)
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)