earth online
  • Data
  • Aeolus Scientific L2B Rayleigh...

Aeolus Scientific L2B Rayleigh/Mie wind product

How To Access Data

EO Sign In Authentication (Open)

Access via HTTPS

  1. Go to the Dissemination Service
  2. Find the product you want
  3. Register or log in to EO Sign In
  4. Download.
Read More

Access via FTP

  1. Open the Dissemination Service through ftp://aeolus-ds.eo.esa.int/ via an FTP client
  2. Log in with an active EO Sign In account
  3. Find the product you want
  4. Download.

All Aeolus products are freely accessible in accordance with ESA’s Earth observation data policy. An active EO Sign In account is required to download the products.

Aeolus products can also be discovered through the VirES client, which is an interactive data manipulation and retrieval interface for the mission products. It includes tools for studying various atmospheric parameters, in space and time.

New users can register an account on EO Sign In. For further information about the EO Sign In Service you can visit TellUs.

Should you need support please contact EOHelp.

Description

The Level 2B wind product of the Aeolus mission is a geo-located consolidated HLOS (horizontal line-of-sight) wind observation with actual atmospheric correction applied to Rayleigh channel. The product is generated within 3 hours after data acquisition.

Details

DATA SET SPECIFICATIONS

Spatial coverage:
90 N, -90 S, -180 W, 180 E
Temporal coverage:
2020-04-20 - present
Date of launch:
2018-08-22
Operators:
ESA
Mission status:
Ongoing
Orbit height:
320 km
Orbit type:
Sun-synchronous
Resolution:
Horizontal resolution at observation scale for Rayleigh/Mie: 87/10 km
Wavelengths:
UV (0.01 - 0.4 µm)
Product types:
ALD_U_N_2B

PROCESSING LEVEL

Level 2b

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.
READ T&C

RESOURCES

Level 2B Processor Algorithm Description

Aeolus L2B Algorithm Theoretical Baseline Document

Level 2B Processor Algorithm Description

Download
Level 2B/2C Data Definition

Aeolus L2B/2C Processor Input/Output Data Definitions Interface Control Document

Level 2B/2C Data Definition

Download
Aeolus Sensor and Product Description

Aeolus Sensor and Product Description

Aeolus Sensor and Product Description

Download
ESA Earth Observation User Services Portal

Get Help?

ESA Earth Observation User Services Portal

Visit page
Tweet