ASCAT A Spot

Metop ASCAT instrument status and calibration

ASCAT A Spot
ASCAT A Spot

On this page you’ll find information needed to optimise use of data from Metop ASCAT for operational and scientific applications.

Last Updated

05 March 2021

Published on

01 October 2020

Instrument specifications

Instrument events

  • Metop-A ASCAT List of Instrument Events: User Notification Service

Data outages

Instrument monitoring

Relevant documents

Title Type Reference
ASCAT User Guide UG EUM/OPS-EPS/MAN/04/0028
ASCAT Level 1 Product Format Specification PFS EPS.MIS.SPE.97233

Instrument specifications

Instrument events

  • Metop-B ASCAT List of Instrument Events: User Notification Service

Data outages

Instrument monitoring

Relevant documents

Title Type Reference
ASCAT User Guide UG EUM/OPS-EPS/MAN/04/0028
ASCAT Level 1 Product Format Specification PFS EPS.MIS.SPE.97233
ASCAT-B Level 1 Calibration and Validation Report PVR EUM/OPS/DOC/12/3436

Instrument specifications

Instrument events

  • Metop-C ASCAT List of Instrument Events: User Notification Service

Data outages

Instrument monitoring

Relevant documents

Title Type Reference
ASCAT User Guide UG EUM/OPS-EPS/MAN/04/0028
ASCAT Level 1 Product Format Specification PFS EPS.MIS.SPE.97233
ASCAT-C Level 1 Commissioning Report Rep EUM/RSP/REP/18/1035367