instruction for managing, converting, analyzing and
displaying oceanographic station data, marine meteorological
data, GIS-compatible marine and coastal data or model
simulations, and mapped remote sensing imagery
9. Operational/Synoptic > 9.43 SMOS Salinity
Level 1 and Level 2 Science Data Products
This includes the complete Level 1B/1C and Level 2 SM/OS dataset v6,
i.e. all the operational and reprocessed science products generated with
the latest operational version of the processors (v62x). This version is
running on the SMOS Data Processing Ground Segment since May 2015.
Near Real Time Data Products
This includes the NRT Level 1 Brightness Temperature "Light"
product (in BUFR format) and the NRT Level 2 Soil Moisture
product generated using a Neural Network algorithm (in netCDF format),
distributed within 3 and 4 hours from sensing respectively.
Those users not having an ESA EO-SSO account should follow the
for creating one beforehand.
You can search for and browse all products openly, but you must be
registered in order to download files from the
ESA SMOS Online
Dissemination Service. In order to register using your own EO-SSO
account, please proceed as follows:
Login with your EO-SSO account into the "My Earthnet" section at the
top of this page
Click "Add ESA products", add "SMOS L1 and L2 Science data
products", accept both "Terms&Conditions" and finally click on the
"Save" button to complete the registration process.
Products can be accessed and downloaded either via HTTP or FTP/FTPES,
following the guidelines described