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Mesoscale Eddy Trajectory Atlas Product

Types of dataset: multimission altimeter products derived from Ssalto/Duacs products.
Contents: multimission altimetry-derived eddy trajectories
Use: study of ocean mesoscale eddies
Condition of access: These products are devoted to scientific applications and non-commercial uses
Data access service:
FTP
Description: eddies detected from the multimission altimetry datasets, with location each day for the whole altimetry period (1993-ongoing, in delayed-time), type (cyclonic/anticyclonic), speed, radius and associated metadata.
Geographic coverage: global
Format: NetCDF-4 Classic with CF standards.
Tools:

This dataset was developed and validated in collaboration with D.Chelton  and M. Schlax at the Oregon State University. The SSALTO/DUACS team is now running the routine product generation and AVISO+ team the distribution that were formerly carried out by OSU.

Copyright : 1993 - ongoing CLS - Cnes - OSU

Eddy dataset


Satellite
Authenticated access service Frequency Data period File weight
Merged FTP yearly From Jan. 1993 to Sept. 2016 300 MB
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