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General
Data set name

Biogenic surface films in the Baltic Sea, Black Sea and Sea of Azov

Data holding centreSpace Research Institute of RAS
CountryRussian Federation  Russian Federation
Time periodData periods:March - June and September-October of each year. 1999-2006
OngoingNo
Geographical area

North-west Black Sea South-East Baltic Sea Sea of Azov

Observations 
Parameters

Radar backscatter

Instruments

Radar altimeters

Description 
Summary

The dataset comprises 58 radar images featuring sea surface films of biological origin of different structures and composition accompanied by in-situ hydrometeorological measurements, wave and wind maps and IR and optical data from Terra/ Aqua MODIS and NOAA AVHRR sensors.

OriginatorsEuropean Space Agency (ESA)
Space Research Centre, Polish Academy of Sciences
Availability 
OrganisationSpace Research Institute of RAS
AvailabilityNo access
ContactE.L.Sharkov (Head of department)
Address

Space Research Institute of RAS
84/32 Profsoyuznaya Str
Moscow

117997
Russian Federation

Telephone+7 495 333 52 12
Facsimile+7 (495) 333-10-56
Emailesharkov@iki.rssi.ru
Administration 
Collating centreAll-Russia Research Institute of Hydrometeorological Information - World Data Centre (RIHMI-WDC) National Oceanographic Data Centre (NODC)
Local identifier35007002
Global identifier2484
Last revised2010-01-27