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Data set name

Satellite remote sensing data (1995 - 2010)

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
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 (HCMR/IO)
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDr T. Chronis
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
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 (HCMR/HNODC)
Local identifier6013015
Global identifier6258
Last revised2015-07-24