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General
Data set name

Satellite remote sensing data (1995 - 2010)

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
CountryGreece  Greece
Time period1995 - 2010
OngoingNo
Observations 
Parameters

Atmospheric humidity; Precipitation and evaporation; Wind strength and direction; Light absorption in the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Global Navigation Satellite System receivers

Description 
Summary

Parameters: Sea Surface Temperature (SST-25 years, monthly datasets), 10-m wind (10 years, daily swaths-ocean only), 10-m specific humidity (10 years, daily swaths-ocean only), Precipitation Rate (10 years, daily swaths-ocean only), Aerosol characteristics (UV/optical/IR properties, 9 years, daily and monthly datasets), CG Lightning data-U.S.A (17 years).

OriginatorsHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDr T. Chronis
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
46.7 km Athinon-Souniou Av. P.O.Box 712
Anavyssos

19013
Greece

Telephone+30-22910-76452
Facsimile+30-22910-76347
Emailvlikou@hcmr.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6013015
Global identifier6258
Last revised2015-07-24