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ERS-1/2 Radar Altimeter Waveform Products
Entry ID: ERS.ALT.WAP

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Summary
Abstract: Global product giving values at regular intervals
along the satellite track of surface range, satellite
altitude, windspeed and significant wave height at nadir,
and the altimeter waveform data. Processed using the
precise orbit and giving full geophysical corrections. It
includes both data over ocean, ice and land.




Product characteristics:

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Data frequency: 20 Hz (~ 350 m) along-track
Product volume per month: ~ 15 Gbytes
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Product delivery: 42 orbits in sequence.




To order data please see
http://earth.esa.int/helpandmail/help_order.html
Related URL
Description: See the 'Altimeter Waveform Product Compact User Guide' in
the Radar Altimeter Document Library
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 82.0   S: -82.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-07-31
Ancillary Keywords
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: ALT.WAP

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 8200
Distribution Size: 35 MB/orb, 43 orbit/exabyte
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: 2016-11-18
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