GHRSST Level 4 mw_ir_OI Global Foundation Sea Surface Temperature analysis

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GHRSST Level 4 mw_ir_OI Global Foundation Sea Surface Temperature analysis
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DOI10.5067/GHMWI-4FR01
Short NameREMSS-L4HRfnd-GLOB-mw_ir_OI
DescriptionA Group for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) global Level 4 sea surface temperature analysis produced daily on a 0.81 degree grid at Remote Sensing Systems. This product uses optimal interpolation (OI) from both microwave (MW) sensors including the NASA Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer-EOS (AMSRE), and the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission Microwave Imager (TMI), and infrared (IR) sensors such as the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the NASA Aqua platform. The through-cloud capabilities of microwave radiometers provide a valuable picture of global sea surface temperature (SST) while infrared radiometers (i.e., MODIS) have a higher spatial resolution. This analysis does not use any in situ SST data such as drifting buoy SST.
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Citation Remote Sensing Systems. 2008. GHRSST Level 4 mw_ir_OI Global Foundation Sea Surface Temperature analysis. Ver. 1.0. PO.DAAC, CA, USA. Dataset accessed [YYYY-MM-DD] at https://doi.org/10.5067/GHMWI-4FR01.

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