IASI_SST_METOP_B-OSISAF-L2P-v1.0_1

PODAAC-GHIAS-2PO02

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  • Abstract
    A Group for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) Level 2P dataset based on multi-channel sea surface temperature (SST) retrievals generated in real-time from the Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) on the European Meteorological Operational-B (MetOp-B)satellite (launched 17 Sep 2012). The European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT), Ocean and Sea Ice Satellite Application Facility (OSI SAF) is producing SST products in near real time from METOP/IASI. The Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) measures in the infrared part of the electromagnetic spectrum at a horizontal resolution of 12 km at nadir up to 40km over a swath width of about 2,200 km. With 14 orbits in a sun-synchronous mid-morning orbit (9:30 Local Solar Time equator crossing, descending node) global observations can be provided twice a day. The SST retrieval is performed and provided by the IASI L2 processor at EUMETSAT headquarters. The product format is compliant with the GHRSST Data Specification (GDS) version 2.

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    Data Dates
    Creation
    Last Revision
    Processing Level

    2P

    Quality
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    Science Keywords
    • Earth Science
    • Oceans
    • Ocean Temperature
    • Sea Surface Temperature
    • Skin Sea Surface Temperature

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Platforms
  • SPACECRAFT
    MetOp-B
    Instruments
    • IASI

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN CARTESIAN
Location Keywords
    • GEOGRAPHIC REGION
    • GLOBAL

Data Centers

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  • OSISAF
    PROCESSOR

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  • PO.DAAC
    ARCHIVER

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  • Meteorologie Spatiale
    ARCHIVER

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    • +33 2 96 05 67 52
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  • European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites
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Data Contacts

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  • Pierre
    Technical Contact
    Pierre LeBorgne

    Meteorologie Spatiale

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  • Guenole
    Technical Contact
    Guenole Guevel

    European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites

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