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Atlas of 3D Eddies in the Mediterranean Sea from 2000 to 2019

Types of dataset: 3D product of multimission altimetry with colocalised T/S profiles from Argo floats.


Contents: Contour and tracking of mesoscale eddies supported by the DYNED project: DYNED-Atlas . The eddies are derived from the Absolute Dynamic Topography (ADT) "all satellites" constellation maps version DT2018 (distributed by CMEMS). and their colocalised T/S profiles from Argo floats of the Coriolis data-base (

Use: Study of ocean mesoscale eddies

Condition of access: These products are available free of charge for any purpose (scientific, operational, commercial, etc.) as stated in the licence agreement.

Data access service: On FTP and Thredds Data Server via your personal space MY AVISO+

Description: Anticyclonic and Cyclonic eddies detected from the multimission altimetry and T/S profiles from Argo float datasets, with their location, contours, amplitude, radius speed and associated metadata, for the period: 2000/01/01 to 2019/12/31.

Geographic coverage: Mediterranean Sea

Format: NetCDF-4 Classic.

Tools and References:

Citation: If you use the data, please cite: Stegner Alexandre, Le Vu Briac, Pegliasco Cori (2019). Atlas of 3D Eddies in the Mediterranean Sea from 2000 to 2019 [Data set] ESPRI/IPSL, distributed by Aviso+  

Copyright: 2000 - 2019

to get access Aviso products and select the product "Mesoscale eddy trajectory atlas product"

DYNED dataset

Product DOI Authenticated access service  Data period File weight
DYNED Atlas 10.14768/2019130201.2 see your MY AVISO+ From Jan 2000 to December 2019 400 MB


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