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CYGNSS Climate Data Record Version 1.1 Datasets Release

PostPosted: Fri Feb 05, 2021 12:28 pm
by podaac
The PO.DAAC is pleased to announce the public release of the CYGNSS Climate Data Record (CDR) Version 1.1 (v1.1) datasets. More information regarding the CYGNSS mission and instrumentation is available from PO.DAAC’s mission webpage. The CDR Version 1.1 collection provides a total of 3 unique datasets, each corresponding to processing Levels 1 (L1), 2 (L2) and 3 (L3), respectively. While there are a large number of variables and measurement parameters in each dataset, the primary measurement in L1 is the Bistatic Radar Cross Section (BRCS) and in both L2 and L3 it is wind speed, expressed in units of meters per second. This version of CDR data is made available from 1 August 2018 to present with an approximate forward production latency of 1 to 2 months in netCDF-4 formatted data files, in which data is contained within a ....

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