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Dataset

 

ATSR-2: Multimission land and sea surface temperature data, v1.1

Update Frequency: As Needed
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2007-11-19
Download Stats: last 12 months

Abstract

Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research External Link (DIISR).

This dataset collection contains version 1.1 ATSR2 Multimission land and sea surface temperature data.

The instrument uses thermal channels at 3.7, 10.8, and 12 microns wavelength; and reflected visible/near infra-red channels at 0.555, 0.659, 0.865, and 1.61 microns wavelength. Level 1b products contain gridded brightness temperature and reflectance. Level 2 products contain land and sea-surface temperature, and NDVI at a range of spatial resolutions. The third reprocessing was done to implement updated algorithms, processors, and auxiliary files. The data were acquired by the European Space Agency's (ESA) Envisat satellite, and the NERC Earth Observation Data Centre (NEODC) mirrors the data for UK users.

Citable as:  European Space Agency (2007): ATSR-2: Multimission land and sea surface temperature data, v1.1. NERC Earth Observation Data Centre, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/8bca3f5042da65dbb05d13404cac7d6c
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: ATSR, temperature, reflectance, satellite

Details

Previous Info:
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Previously used record identifiers:
http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/view/neodc.nerc.ac.uk__ATOM__dep_11954642835725524
Access rules:
Restricted data: please submit an application using the REQUEST ACCESS link for access.
Use of these data is covered by the following licence: http://licences.ceda.ac.uk/image/data_access_condition/aatsr_multimission.pdf. When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
Data lineage:

The data were acquired by the European Space Agency's (ESA) Envisat satellite, and are now held by the NERC Earth Observation Data Centre (NEODC)

File Format:
Data are netCDF formatted

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Process overview

This dataset was generated by a combination of instruments deployed on platforms and computations as detailed below.

Instrument/Platform pairings

ERS2 ATSR2 Deployed on: European Remote Sensing satellite 2 - ERS-2

Mobile platform operations

Mobile Platform Operation 1 Mobile Platform Operation for: ERS-2

Computation Element: 1

Title deployed on ERS-2
Abstract This computation involved: deployed on ERS-2.
Input Description None
Output Description None
Software Reference None
Output Description None

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Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
1995-04-19T23:00:00
End time:
2003-06-30T22:59:59
Geographic Extent

 
90.0000°
 
-180.0000°
 
180.0000°
 
-90.0000°