ERS-2 Along Track Scanning Radiometer Gridded Sea Surface Temperature Product
Entry ID: ERS2.ATS.GST

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Summary
Abstract: The Along Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) on board the ERS-2 satellite is a
slightly modified version of the ATSR-1 flying on ERS-1. ATSR-2 has three
additional wavebands in the visible part of the spectrum at 0.55, 0.65 and 0.87
mm. These new channels were carefully selected to enhance the ability of ATSR-2
to monitor vegetation cover and state and to provide an improvement in
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Description: ERS-2 ATSR Dataset from the ESA Multimission Catalogue.

Description: See the ERS Along Track Scanning Radiometer Document Library
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 70.0   S: -80.0   E: -60.0   W: 100.0
  N: 67.0   S: -60.0   E: 20.0   W: -100.0
  N: 47.0   S: 28.0   E: 40.0   W: -10.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: ATSR - Along Track Scanning Radiometer
Data Presentation Form: electronic
Online Resource: http://www.atsr.rl.ac.uk
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-09-01
Stop Date: 1995-12-22

Start Date: 1996-07-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 KM
Longitude Resolution: 1 KM
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 km - < 10 km or approximately .01 degree - < .09 degree
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Originating Center
Data Center
Earthnet Online, European Space Agency Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://earth.esa.int
Dataset ID: ATS.GST

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: Exabyte
Distribution Format: CEOS

Distribution Media: Exabyte
Distribution Format: SADIST
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
DIF Creation Date: 2005-11-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-05-04
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