The Level 1B wind product of the Aeolus mission contains the preliminary HLOS (horizontal line-of-sight) wind observations for Rayleigh and Mie receivers, which are generated in Near Real Time. Standard atmospheric correction (Rayleigh channel), receiver response and bias correction is applied. The product is generated within 3 hours after data acquisition.
Aeolus preliminary HLOS (horizontal line-of-sight) wind observations for Rayleigh and Mie receivers
DATA SET SPECIFICATIONS
90 N, -90 S, -180 W, 180 E
2020-04-20 - present
Current Processor Version: Baseline B09
Horizontal resolution at measurement scale: 3 km; Horizontal resolution at observation scale for Rayleigh/Mie: 87/10 km
250-2000 m vertical resolution
Wavelengths: UV (0.01 - 0.4 µm)
Product types: ALD_U_N_1B
APPLICABLE TERMS & CONDITIONS
Utilisation of the Aeolus products is subject to ESA's Earth Observation Terms and Conditions. Users accessing Aeolus products are intrinsically acknowledging and accepting the above.