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ADEOS OCTS RTC Level 2 Ocean Color product (OC2)
Entry ID: ADEOS_OCTS_RTC_L2_OC2

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Summary
Abstract: ADEOS/OCTS ocean color product (OC2), transformed to geophysical parameters from level 1B data, includes CZCS-like pigment concentration, Chlorophyll-a concentration, Diffuse attenuation coefficient, and quality information. Supplemental data files include such as geometric correction information, the OCTS telemetry, quality information, the sun vector, scene information and others. (RTC stands for Real Time Coverage.)

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Geographic Coverage
 N: 90.0 S: -90.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: JAXA
Dataset Title: ADEOS OCTS RTC Level 2 Ocean Color product (OC2)
Dataset Release Date: 1996-08-17
Version: Latest Version


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-08-17
Stop Date: 1997-06-30


Location Keywords
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL


Data Resolution


Science Keywords
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >CHLOROPHYLL
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >PIGMENTS    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >AEROSOLS >AEROSOL EXTINCTION    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >EXTINCTION COEFFICIENTS    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >AEROSOLS >AEROSOL BACKSCATTER    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
OCEANS
IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER


Platform
ADEOS-I >Advanced Earth Observing Satellite-I    [Information]


Instrument
OCTS >Ocean Color and Temperature Scanner    [Information]


Keywords
EOC
NASDA
JAXA
JAPAN
ADEOS
OCTS
RTC
Level 2
OCEAN COLOR


Originating Center
JAXA


Data Center
Satellite Applications and Operations Center, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Japan    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.jaxa.jp

Data Center Personnel
Name: JAXA G-PORTAL
Email: z-gportal-support at jaxa.jp
Contact Address:
2-1-1, Sengen
City: Tsukuba-city
Province or State: Ibaraki
Postal Code: 305-8505
Country: Japan



Distribution
Distribution_Media: DVD-R

Distribution_Media: Online Download


Personnel
RESTEC
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: R-rd at restec.or.jp
Contact Address:
TOKYU REIT TORANOMON BLDG.,3F 3-17-1, TORANOMON
City: MINATO-KU
Province or State: TOKYO
Postal Code: 105-0001
Country: Japan



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-08-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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