TeachMeFinance.com - explain Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM)
Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) The term 'Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM)' as it applies to the area of Earth observation can be defined as ' A NASA Space Shuttle mission that used C-band and X-band interferometric synthetic aperture radars (IFSARs) to acquire topographic data over 80% of Earth's land mass (between 60degN and 56degS) between February 11-22, 2000. SRTM web site'.
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