GHRSST Level 3C Atlantic sub-skin Sea Surface Temperature from the Spinning Enhanced Visible and Infrared Imager (SEVIRI) on MSG at 0 degree longitude (GDS V2) produced by OSI SAF

(SEVIRI_SST-OSISAF-L3C-v1.0)
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Version1
Processing Level3
Start/Stop Date2004-Jun-01 to Present
Short NameSEVIRI_SST-OSISAF-L3C-v1.0
DescriptionA Group for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) dataset for the Eastern Atlantic Region from the Spinning Enhanced Visible and InfraRed Imager (SEVIRI) on the Meteosat Second Generation (MSG-3) satellites (launched 5 July 2012). The European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT), Ocean and Sea Ice Satellite Application Facility (OSI SAF) is producing SST products in near real time from MSG/SEVIRI. SEVIRI level 1.5 data are acquired at Meteo-France/Centre de Meteorologie Spatiale (CMS) through the EUMETSAT/EUMETCAST system. SST is retrieved from the SEVIRI infrared channels (10.8 and 12.0 micrometer) using a multispectral algorithm. Atmospheric profiles of water vapor and temperature from a numerical weather prediction model, together with a radiatiave transfer model, are used to correct the multispectral algorithm for regional and seasonal biases due to changing atmospheric conditions. Every 15 minutes slot is processed at full satellite resolution. The operational products are then produced by remapping over a 0.05 degree regular grid (60S-60N and 60W-60E) SST fields obtained by aggregating all 15 minute SST data available in one hour time, and the priority being given to the value the closest in time to the product nominal hour. The product format is compliant with the GHRSST Data Specification (GDS) version 2.
DOI10.5067/GHSEV-3CO01
MeasurementOCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE
Platform/Sensor
MSG
Platform
Name: Meteosat Second Generation (MSG)
Orbit Period: -999.0 minutes
Inclination Angle: -999.0 degrees
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SEVIRI
SENSOR
Name: Spinning Enhanced Visible and Infrared Imager (SEVIRI)
Swath Width: 11140.0 kilometers
Description: Spacecraft angular distance from orbital plane relative to the Equator.

ProjectGroup for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST)
Data ProviderPublisher: PO.DAAC
Creator: EUMETSAT/OSI SAF
Release Place: EUMETSAT Ocean and Sea Ice Satellite Application Facility, Lannion, France
Release Date: 2015-May-29
Resource: https://osi-saf.eumetsat.int/

FormatnetCDF-4
Keyword(s)GHRSST, sea surface temperature, SST, GDS2, SEVIRI, MSG, meteosat, OSISAF
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Resolution
Spatial Resolution: 0.05 degrees (Latitude) x 0.05 degrees (Longitude)
Temporal Resolution: Hourly - < Daily
 
Coverage
Region: ATLANTIC OCEAN
North Bounding Coordinate: 60 degrees
South Bounding Coordinate: -60 degrees
West Bounding Coordinate: -60 degrees
East Bounding Coordinate: 60 degrees
Time Span: 2004-Jun-01 to Present
Granule Time Span: 2004-Jun-01 to 2022-Aug-08
 
Projection
Projection Type: Cylindrical Lat-Lon
Projection Detail: Regular 0.05 degree grid
Ellipsoid: WGS 84
 
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Citation EUMETSAT/OSI SAF. 2015. GHRSST Level 3C Atlantic Sea Surface Sub-Skin Temperature from the Spinning Enhanced Visible and Infrared Imager (SEVIRI) on MSG. Ver. 1. PO.DAAC, CA, USA. Dataset accessed [YYYY-MM-DD] at https://doi.org/10.5067/GHSEV-3CO01

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Journal Reference Low Earth Orbiter Sea Surface Temperature Product User Manual, https://osi-saf.eumetsat.int/products/osi-206

OSISAF. 2018. Geostationary Sea Surface Temperature Product User Manual, The EUMETSAT Ocean and Sea Ice Satellite Application Facility.