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PRODUCT TYPE document DATA DOCUMENTED AVISO Ssalto/Duacs products
SATELLITE Jason-1
Envisat
ERS 1/2
GFO
Topex/Poseidon
merged (all)
AGENCIES CNES
ESA
NASA
NOAA
US NAVY
CONTENTS Ssalto/Duacs User Handbook for multi-mission along-track and gridded products. This document refers to Near Real Time/Delayed Time Sea Level Anomalies and Absolute Dynamic Topographies provided by the Ssalto/Duacs processing system and distributed by Aviso.
APPLICATIONS
  • mesoscale oceanography
  • ocean circulation
  • ocean variability
  • climate
USER beginner
GEOGRAPHICAL SCALE global GEOGRAPHICAL COVERAGE
82.0°
-180.0° 3.1 180.0°
-82.0°
TEMPORAL COVERAGE 1992-10-01 – onGoing REFERENCE SURFACE
PARAMETERS
  • sea_surface_height_above_sea_level, m, CF
  • surface_eastward_geostrophic_sea_water_velocity, m s-1, CF
  • surface_northward_geostrophic_sea_water_velocity, m s-1, CF
  • sea_surface_height_above_geoid, m, CF
  • surface_eastward_geostrophic_sea_water_velocity_assuming_sea_level_for_geoid, m s-1, CF
  • surface_northward_geostrophic_sea_water_velocity_assuming_sea_level_for_geoid , m s-1, CF
UPDATED asNeeded BY name : AVISO
email adress : aviso@cls.fr
web site : http://www.aviso.oceanobs.com
MENTION “The altimeter products were produced by Ssalto/Duacs and distributed by Aviso with support from Cnes”.
COPYRIGHT 2005-2006 CLS

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email adress : aviso@cls.fr
web site : http://www.aviso.oceanobs.com/
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Last update: 2006-10-03