Aquarius Level 3 Sea Surface Salinity/Wind Speed Standard Mapped Image Seasonal, Version 5.0 END-OF-MISSION DATA SET

This is the official NASA/Aquarius Project end-of-mission dataset spanning the complete 3-year, 9-month period of Aquarius science data availability, from August 25, 2011 through June 7, 2015 from the PO.DAAC.
Data sets comprising this v5.0 release include Level 3 mapped salinity, wind speed, and derived density and spiciness products at 1 degree spatial resolution for ascending, descending and combined passes and for seasonal time intervals. All users are strongly encouraged to work with V5.0 over any previous versions.

The Aquarius Data Users Guide, Aquarius Data Validation Document, and other primary technical documentation , are available from the FTP site together with reader software

Note: The data is remotely accessed via the PO.DAAC's Thredds server.

Salinity (psu), Wind Speed (m/s)
Zonal Global by 1.0 deg
Meridional Global by 1.0 deg
Vertical Surface
Temporal Jul 2011 to Apr 2015 by 3 months
Acquired February 28, 2013 (Updated Oct 2015)
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Supplements AquariusUserGuide_DatasetV5.0.pdf