Product description

PRODUCT TYPE data INPUT DATA OUTPUT TYPE along-track
SATELLITE ERS-2 AGENCIES GRID TYPE cartesian
CONTENTS Radar Altimeter Database System ERS-2 product provide via your web browser an image output of selected parameters, or an ASCII output that you can download on your local system; geophysical corrections are available so that you can compute your own sea level anomaly, with a temporal or geographic extraction.
APPLICATIONS
  • mesoscale oceanography
  • ocean circulation
  • ocean variability
  • calval
  • meteorology
  • ocean-atmosphere gas transfers
USER advanced
GEOGRAPHICAL SCALE global GEOGRAPHICAL COVERAGE
82.0°
-180.0° 3.1 180.0°
-82.0°
SPATIAL RESOLUTION REFERENCE SURFACE
  • TOPEX ellipsoid
  • EGM96 geoid height
  • GSFC00.1 mean sea surface height
  • MSSCLS01 mean sea surface height
  • GGM02C geoid height
TEMPORAL COVERAGE 1995-04-29 – onGoing QUALITY CONTROL
PARAMETERS
  • sea_surface_height, m, CF
UPDATED everyTwoMonths BY name : DEOS
email adress: e.n.doornbos@tudelft.nl
web site: http://rads.tudelft.nl/rads/rads.shtml
MENTION
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Delivery

Resource Volume Format Distributed by Licence/conditions
HTTP 100 KB GIF name : DEOS/RADS
email adress:  e.n.doornbos@tudelft.nl
web site: http://rads.tudelft.nl/rads/rads.shtml
free (online registration)
HTTP 2 MB (tar+gzip) ASCII name : DEOS/RADS
email adress:  e.n.doornbos@tudelft.nl
web site: http://rads.tudelft.nl/rads/rads.shtml
free (online registration)

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Last update: 2006-11-07