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Metop-C EARS-IASI Level 2 data on EUMETCast soon

EARS-IASI Geographical Coverage Map
EARS-IASI Geographical Coverage Map

Metop-C EARS-IASI Level 2 data will be available on EUMETCast Europe from 28 November 2019.

Last Updated

22 January 2021

Published on

21 November 2019

The regional EARS-IASI Level 2 data consist of profiles of temperature and humidity derived from IASI, AMSU-A and MHS measurements from the Metop satellites (currently Metop-A and -B), generated with the Piece-Wise Linear Regression-cube (PWLR3) algorithm.

On 28 November, Metop-C data will be added.

The data are currently generated at the Athens, Kangerlussuaq, Lannion, Maspalomas and Svalbard stations.

They will be distributed on EUMETCast Europe, Basic Service, using the following channel:

EUMETSAT Data Channel 1
Multicast address:
PID: 500

They will also be available on EUMETCast Terrestrial:

Channel: T01-RDS-1
Multicast address:

Example filename:

Users already subscribed to EARS-IASI L2 data will receive the new Metop-C EARS-IASI L2 data automatically. Other users wishing to receive these data should register via our Earth Observation Portal (EOP).

For more information, contact our User Service Helpdesk.