Minimize Level-1B ECHO_SAR_Ku Product: Tracker Range

Level-1B ECHO_SAR_Ku Product: Tracker range

PARAMETER

Tracker range

NETCDF NAME

range_ku_l1b_echo_sar_ku

DESCRIPTION

This parameter is the range measured on-board corrected by all instrumental and geometrical effects such as the USO frequency drift, the internal path correction, the Doppler correction and the slant range corrections.

UNITS

10-4 meters

An offset of 700 000 m to be added to the value read from the NetCDF file.

 

PARAMETERS RELATED

The tracker range corrections parameters are:

-USO frequency drift:

uso_cor_l1b_echo_sar_ku

-Internal path correction:

int_path_cor_ku_l1b_echo_sar_ku

ALGORITHM DETAILED DESCRIPTION

ALT_PHY_LOC_01

ALT_COR_RAN_01

ALT_PHY_RAN_01

PARAMETER DETAILED DESCRIPTION

Sentinel-3 Core PDGS Instrument Processing Facility (IPF) Implementation. Product Data Format Specification. SRAL/MWR Level 1 & 2 Instrument Products