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ERS GOME/Precise Orbit data - Change of access to ESA online datasets

10 March 2017

Users are informed that the ERS-1/2 Precise Orbit data and the ERS-2 GOME datasets have been migrated to the ESA EO centralised online dissemination service.

Access to these datasets have been changed accordingly and are now available on the following ESA servers:

  • ERS-1 and ERS-2 Precise Orbit Data -
  • ERS-2 GOME Level 1 and 2 Data -

New users can obtain access via registration for Orbit and GOME data, respectively.

ESA EO users already having a registration for the same products can retrieve the new access information via the "My Online data" area on the My Earthnet pages entering with their personal EO-SSO account.

Note that access to the FTP server at the D-PAC ( currently hosting these datasets is being phased out and will be disabled mid-March 2017.

Please contact EOHelp if any further clarification or assistance is required to access the data via the new service.

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A 'toast' to Copernicus Sentinel-2B as it delivers its first images

15 March 2017

Just over a week after being lofted into orbit, the European Union's Sentinel-2B satellite delivered its first images of Earth, offering a glimpse of the ‘colour vision' it will provide for the Copernicus environmental monitoring programme.
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With a swath width of 290 km, the satellite's first acquisition began over the Baltic Sea and made a strip-like observation through eastern Europe, ending in northern Libya.