ERS-1/2 Wind Scatterometer Fast Delivery Product
Entry ID: ERS.WSC.UWI

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Summary
Abstract: The AMI combines two separate functions: the SAR
and the Wind Scatterometer.
This product is generated with data from the Wind
Scatterometer.

The WS uses three antennas to generate radar
beams looking 45 degrees forward, sideways, and 45 degrees
backwards with respect to the satellite's flight direction.
These beams illuminate a 500 km-wide swath as the satellite
moves along its orbit, and each ... View entire text
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Description: See the ERS Wind Scatterometer Document Library
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Caption:  ERS-2 Wind Scatterometer Fast Delivery Product Example
Description:  ERS-2 SAR data acquired on November 28, 2001, over
hurricane
Rumbia in southeast Asia. Sample wind field
generated from WSC.UWI data.

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 82.0   S: -82.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-07-30
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Earthnet Online, European Space Agency Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://earth.esa.int
Dataset ID: WSC.UWI

Data Center Personnel
Name: EARTH OBSERVATION HELP DESK
Phone: +39 06 94180777
Fax: +39 06 94180292
Email: eohelp at esa.int
Contact Address:
ESA/ESRIN
Via G. Galilei
City: Frascati
Postal Code: 00044
Country: Italy
Distribution
Distribution Media: online
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +39 06 94180777
Fax: +39 06 94180292
Email: eohelp at esa.int
Contact Address:
ESA/ESRIN
Via G. Galilei
City: Frascati
Postal Code: 00044
Country: Italy
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-10-12
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