Release of simulated EPS-SG SCA test data

EUMETSAT Polar System-Second Generation (EPS-SG) simulated Scatterometer (SCA) Level-1B test data are now available for user familiarisation.

Thursday, 18 June 2020

The EPS-SG SCA has heritage from the ASCAT instrument onboard the Metop satellites.

Test data description

The test data are available here:

The SCA L1B test data are generated using the SCA-GPP (SCA Ground Processor Prototype) v1.1. The data, in netCDF format, cover a full orbit.

Corresponding file is SCA_L1_V1.tar.gz and associated checksum file is SCA_L1B.md5.

These test data are intended for format familiarisation and system testing.

Documentation available via FTP:

EPS-SG SCA Level 1B Product Format Specification
EPS-SG Generic Product Format Specification
Readme file

For more information and feedback on the test data, contact our User Service Helpdesk.

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