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22.02.2019 07:07 Age: 3 yrs

[Sentinel-3A and Sentinel-3B] New added-value products available

Category: News of the other missions

New Along-track Significant Wave Height (SWH) Level-2+ (L2P) products are now available for Sentinel-3A and Sentinel-3B.

We are pleased to inform you that the Along-track Significant Wave Height Level-2+ (L2P) products are now available for Sentinel-3A and Sentinel-3B. These mono-mission products contain calibrated (relative to buoys) along-track significant wave height (SWH), a validity flag and the applied bias correction. 


These new products are processed by the Sentinel-3 L2P/L3 Marine Altimetry Service (CNES/CLS), in the frame of a EUMETSAT contract, part of the COPERNICUS Programme funded by the European Union. 


The products are available in Near-Real Time and the service is pre-operational till mid-june 2019. 


Please refer to the


product sheet and disclaimer for more information. The details about the processing is described in the


Product handbook.




Sentinel-3 L2P are disseminated by AVISO+ (via ftp or AVISO+ CNES Data Center) and will also be disseminated by EUMETSAT via EUMETCast once the service will be fully operational, i.e. mid-June 2019.


AVISO+ Access:

  • For new users, please see information and registration on the product page
  • For AVISO+ registered users, please, choose the product "Wave Along-track Level-2+ (L2P) Sentinel-3” in your private page

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