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Static Field Geopotential Coefficients estimated from Satellite Data only
Entry ID: GX-OG-_2-GSM

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Abstract: Static Field Geopotential Coefficients estimated from Satellite Data only
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Description: The GRACE Static Field Geopotential Coefficients estimated from Satellite Data only dataset are available via the GRACE ISDC.

Description: GFZ Potsdam, Section 1.2., GRACE Mission Homepage.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 89.0   S: -89.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Schmidt, Roland
Dataset Title: Static Field Geopotential Coefficients estimated from Satellite Data only
Dataset Series Name: GX-OG-_2-GSM
Dataset Release Date: 2002-04-04
Dataset Release Place: Oberpfaffenhofen, GERMANY
Dataset Publisher: GFZ Potsdam GRACE Science Data System
Version: 0001 - 0003
Data Presentation Form: digital data
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-03-17
Stop Date: 2007-03-17
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 m
Longitude Resolution: 1 m
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 meter - < 30 meters
Vertical Resolution: 1 m
Vertical Resolution Range: 1 meter - < 10 meters
Temporal Resolution: 1 Month
Temporal Resolution Range: Monthly - < Annual
Quality The data set has been in extensive use for over 4 years by many
researchers and has resulted in multiple publications.
Access Constraints Registration is required to access the data.
Use Constraints Data may not be used for commercial applications.
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Information System and Data Center, GeoForschungszentrum Potsdam, Germany Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +49-331-288-1685
Fax: +49-331-288-1703
Email: rit at
Contact Address:
GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam
Daten- und Rechenzentrum
Telegrafenberg A3
City: Potsdam
Postal Code: 14473
Country: GERMANY
Distribution Media: Online Internet (HTTP)
Distribution Size: 200 KB compressed
Distribution Format: ASCII > American Standard Code for Information Interchange
Fees: Free
Phone: +1-512-471-5573
Fax: +1-512-232-2443
Email: tapley at
Contact Address:
University of Texas at Austin
Center for Space Research
3925 W. Braker Lane, Ste. 200
City: Austin
Province or State: Texas
Postal Code: TX 78759
Country: USA
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GRACE Science Product Description Document (
Schmidt, R., Flechtner, F., Meyer, U., Reigber, Ch., Barthelmes, F., Förste,
Ch., Stubenvoll, R., Koenig, R., Neumayer, K-H., Zhu, Sh. (2006): Static and
Time-Variable Gravity from GRACE Mission Data - In: Flury, J., Rummel, R.,
Reigber, Ch., Rothacher, M., Boedecker, G., Schreiber, U. (Eds.), Observation
of the Earth System from Space, 115-129
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-08-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24