This page lists the major sources for satellite imagery and other satellite-derived datasets in the Southern Ocean. Some satellite data is also accessible through National Antarctic Data Centres and other multi-disciplinary data repositories.
|AVISO+||Provides satellite altimetry data from 1992 onwards|
|Copernicus Open Access Hub||Provides data from the European Space Agency's Sentinel satellites|
|Cryoportal||Provides satellite-derived cryospheric products for Antarctica and other frozen parts of the world.|
|Earth Data||Provides satellite data from NASA programs|
|Geocento||A commercial portal that provides access to satellite imagery from multiple providers|
|GRACE||Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment||Measurements of the earth's gravity field, including seabed pressure|
|MODIS||Moderate ResolutionImaging Spectroradiometer||Satellite imagery in 36 spectral bands, and at three spatial resolutions|
|NOAA Star Center for Satellite Applications and Research||Provides satellite-based data on climate, ecosystems, and water|
|PO-DAAC||Physical Oceanography Distributed Active Archive Center||Distributes NASA's ocean and climate data|
|Polar View||Satellite data on icebergs and sea ice around Antarctica and the Arctic|
If we've made an error or missed a key data repository, please contact the SOOS data officer.