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HiWATER: Airborne CCD image data in Tianlaochi Catchment Chinese Version

On 25 August 2012, a RCD30 camera of Leica Company boarded on the Y-12 aircraft was used to obtain the CCD image. RCD30 camera has a focal length of 80 mm and four bands including red, green, blue and near-infrared bands. The absolute flight altitude is 4800 m and 5200 m, and ground sample distance is 8-19 cm. The product includes TIF images and exterior orientation elements.


Xiao Qing, Wen Jianguang. HiWATER: Airborne CCD image data production in Tianlaochi Catchment. Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences. 2012. doi:10.3972/hiwater.146.2013.db (Download: RIS | Bibtex)

General introduction of HiWATER

  1. Li X, Cheng GD, Liu SM, Xiao Q, Ma MG, Jin R, Che T, Liu QH, Wang WZ, Qi Y, Wen JG, Li HY, Zhu GF, Guo JW, Ran YH, Wang SG, Zhu ZL, Zhou J, Hu XL, Xu ZW. Heihe Watershed Allied Telemetry Experimental Research (HiWATER): Scientific objectives and experimental design. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 2013, 94(8): 1145-1160, 10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00154.1.Detail | Download


The dataset is generated from the "Heihe Watershed Allied Telemetry Experimental Research (HiWATER)". User must have a clear statement in the article of the original data source and cite the dataset and papers in the Citation section.


  • National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 91125003)

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  • Temporal Range: 2012-08-25

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