SCATSAT-1 Operational Products

Apr 19, 2017

SCATSAT-1 satellite carrying Ku-band Scatterometer was launched on September 26, 2016. This provides Back-Scattering coefficient (Sigma – 0) over whole globe and wind vector over ocean surface. This data is useful for various Atmospheric, Oceanographic as well as Land applications. ISRO is happy to announce the release of operational Sigma – 0 and Wind Products to all users from April 24, 2017 onwards. All old data sets (from October 12, 2016 to April 23, 2017) are planned to be reprocessed and will be made available shortly. These products will be available in 25 km and 50 km grids in HDF5 format.  For further details Click here