MERGED_TP_J1_OSTM_OST_GMSL_ASCII_V42_1

PODAAC-GMSLM-TJ142

Version 1
  • Abstract
    This dataset contains the Global Mean Sea Level (GMSL) trend generated from the Integrated Multi-Mission Ocean Altimeter Data for Climate Research ( http://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/MERGED_TP_J1_OSTM_OST_ALL_V42 ). The GMSL is a 1-dimensional time series of globally averaged Sea Surface Height Anomalies (SSHA) from TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1, OSTM/Jason-2 and Jason-3. It starts in September 1992 to present, with a lag of up to 4 months. All biases and cross-calibrations have been applied to the data so SSHA are consistent between satellites. Glacial Isostatic Adjustment (GIA) has not been applied, but it has been smoothed with a 60 day filter. However this product does not use the TOPEX internal calibration-mode range correction. This is the main difference between version 4 and version 4.2. More information on this calibration can be found at Beckley et al. 2017 DOI 10.1002/2017JC013090. These data are available in ASCII format.

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    Data Dates
    Creation
    Last Revision
    Processing Level

    4

    Quality
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    Science Keywords
    • Earth Science
    • Oceans
    • Sea Surface Topography
    • Sea Surface Height

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Platforms
  • spacecraft
    JASON-1
    Instruments
    • JMR
    • POSEIDON-2
  • SPACECRAFT
    OSTM/Jason-2
    Instruments
    • AMR
    • POSEIDON-3
  • Satellite
    Jason-3
    Instruments
    • POSEIDON-3B
  • spacecraft
    TOPEX/POSEIDON
    Instruments
    • TOPEX MICROWAVE RADIOMETER
    • POSEIDON ALTIMETER
    • TOPEX ALTIMETER

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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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  • GSFC
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  • PO.DAAC
    ARCHIVER

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  • Physical Oceanography Distributed Active Archive Center, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, N
    ARCHIVER
    Physical Oceanography Distributed Active Archive Center, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA

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Data Contacts

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    Technical Contact
    Jessica Hausman

    Physical Oceanography Distributed Active Archive Center, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, N

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