SRTM.get: Get NASA SRTM data

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Author(s) References See Also

View source: R/SRTM.r

Description

Download NASA Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) digital elevation model (DEM) data in .hgt format.

Usage

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SRTM.get(resolution, files, directory = "data-raw")

Arguments

resolution

a number indicating the resolution of the DEM, two options are available: 1 or 3, see SRTM.list

files

character strings indicating the file names for downloading, see SRTM.list for available files

directory

the directory for the downloads, default to "~/data-raw"

Details

place holder for now

Value

A .dat file, or .dat files if length(day_of_year) > 1, saved into your intended directory

Author(s)

D. Yang

References

Bernhard Rabus, Michael Eineder, Achim Roth, Richard Bamler, The shuttle radar topography mission—a new class of digital elevation models acquired by spaceborne radar, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Volume 57, Issue 4, 2003, Pages 241-262, https://doi.org/10.1016/S0924-2716(02)00124-7.

See Also

SRTM.list, SRTM.read


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