SLSTR L2P GHRSST news
27 July 2017
Sentinel-3 SLSTR Sea Surface Temperature L2P is now available.
Since 5th July 2017, Sea Surface Temperature products in GHRSST L2P specification have been available from the Copernicus Sentinel-3 Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer (SLSTR), becoming operationally available to all users.
The first Copernicus Sentinel-3 satellite, Sentinel-3A, was successfully launched on 16th February 2016 from Plesetsk, with the mission to provide a consistent, long-term collection of marine and land data for operational ocean analysis, forecasting and service provision. SLSTR provide dual-view SSTs continuing the capability begun from the Along Track Scanning Radiometers (1991-2012).
Further information on the products and data access can be found from: https://www.eumetsat.int/website/home/News/DAT_3532805.html