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Earth Topics (Applications)
  • Ocean and Coast
  • Ocean Currents and Topography

    Ocean Waves

    Coastal Geomorphology

  • Snow and Ice
  • Sea Ice

    Snow and Ice

  • Land
  • Landscape Topography

    Instrument type
    Instrument
    Mission
    Operators:
    NASA/JPL
    Date of Launch:
    28 June 1978
    Mission Status:
    Out of service since 10 October 1978
    Orbit Height:
    800 km
    Orbit type:
    Non-sun-synchronous, near-circular polar
    Swath Width:
    100 km
    SeaSat ESA archive
    SeaSat
    (13698) recent views
    Last update: 28 April 2017

    The Seasat ESA archive collection mainly covers Europe during the full life of the mission.

    SeaSat coverage

    The products are available as:

    • Level-1 SAR Ellipsoid Geocoded Precision Image
    • SAR Precision Image
    • SAR Single Look Complex Image
    Data Set Specifications
    Spatial coverage: 70 N, 10 S, 125 W, 20 E
    Temporal coverage: 1978-07-13 - 1978-10-10
    Current Processor Version: 1.3.6
    Processing level
    Level 1
    How to access this data

    Data are available online upon fast registration

    Terms & Conditions applicable
    Utilisation of this data is subject to the Terms and Conditions for ESA's Third Party Missions scheme
    Resources

    WORD

    JERS/SeaSat SAR products CEOS format specifications

    PDF

    SeaSat views oceans and sea ice with Synthetic Aperture Radar

    WORD

    SeaSat SAR IPF Data and Processing Issues

    PDF

    More SeaSat Documents