1. Ocean Measurements by Instrument

Ocean Measurements by Instrument

This table shows the available ocean measurements by various instruments whose data is stored at NASA Earthdata Distributed Active Archive Centers (DAACs). Clicking on search will show you the available data for the selected mission and measurement in Earthdata Search.

Oceans Measurements by Instrument
Instrument Bathymetry/
Seafloor Topography
Coastal Process Marine Geophysics Ocean Acoustics Ocean Chemistry Ocean Circulation Ocean Heat Budget Ocean Optics Ocean Pressure Ocean Temperature Ocean Waves Ocean Winds Salinity/
Density
Sea Ice Sea Surface Topography
AIRS (Atmospheric Infrared Sounder) Search
AMSR (Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer) Search Search Search
Aquarius Radiometer and Scatterometer Search Search
ASCAT (Advanced Scatterometer) Search Search
AVHRR/GHRSST (Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer) Search
CALIPSO (Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observation) Search
CAR (Cloud Absorption Radiometer) Search
CZCS (Coastal Zone Color Scanner) Search Search
Envisat Radar Altimeter and Microwave Radiometer Search
GLAS (Geoscience Laser Altimeter System) Search Search Search
GMI (Global Precipitation Measurement Microwave Imager) Search Search Search
IceBridge Sensors Search Search
Merra (Modern Era-Retrospective Analysis for Research and Analysis) Search Search
MISR (Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer) Search
MODIS (Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) Search Search Search Search
NEWS (NASA Energy and Water Cycle Study) Search
OCTS (Ocean Color and Temperature Scanner) Search Search Search
OSCAR (Ocean Surface Current Analysis Real-time) Search
OSTM/Jason 2 OGDR (Operation Geophysical Data Record) Search Search Search
PALSAR (Phased array L-band synthetic aperture radar) Search Search Search Search
RadarSat Search Search Search Search
RapidScat Search
SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar - ERS, JERS, Radarset, SeaSat) Search Search Search Search
SeaWIFS (Sea-viewing Wide Field of View Sensing) Search Search
Sentinel Search Search Search Search Search
SMAP (Soil Moisture Active Passive) Search
SPURS (Salinity Processes in the Upper Ocean Regional Study) Search Search Search
SSM/I (Special Sensor Microwave Imager) Search Search
TOVS (TIROS Operational Vertical Sounder) Search Search
TMI (Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission’s Microwave Imager) Search Search Search
VIIRS (Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite) Search Search Search

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