Sentinel-1 SAR - Level 2 Ocean Product

This collection contains Sentinel-1 Level-2 Ocean (OCN) products for wind, wave and currents applications which may consist of the following geophysical components: Ocean Wind field (OWI), Ocean Swell spectra (OSW), and Surface Radial Velocity (RVL). The availability of components depends on the acquisition mode. Sentinel-1 is a polar-orbiting, all-weather, day-and-night C-band radar imaging mission funded by the European Union and carried out by the ESA within the Copernicus Programme, consisting of a constellation of two satellites.

Sensor: C-SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar)
Repeat rate: 12 days (1 satellite), 6 days (2 satellites)
Launch date: 03 April 2014
Archiving start date: 12 April 2014
Mission Status: ongoing

Terms and conditions for the use of Sentinel data

Sentinel-1 Mission Overview

Sentinel-1 Level-2 OCN Products Overview

Spatial resolution of Sentinel-1 Level-2 OCN data:

File format of measurement data: netCDF
Suggested software: ESA SNAP/Sentinel Toolbox ( Please note: Support for OCN-data is still limited.

Sentinel-1 acquisition plans:

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CODE-DE Catalogue

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Bereitgestellt durch

European Space Agency (ESA)

Luft- und Raumfahrt
Aktualität der Daten

12.04.2014 —

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