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Data Description

    OSTM/Jason-2 Orbital Information, 2008 to 2019 (NCEI Accession 0044985) - This collection contains Ocean Surface Topography Mission (OSTM)/Jason-2 orbital data. These files are produced by CNES for offline (IGDR, GDR) data production. For GPSP1, intermediate level-1 data files are in "RINEX" format and from the Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver and are used to compute precise GPS orbits for the spacecraft. For TLE: Two Line Element files are used to determine the position and velocity of the satellite. They will be used directly to determine each orbit's equator crossing longitude and time which subsequently are used to support spatial search. For MOE and POE, medium-precision and precision orbital ephemeris files are from the DORIS system. All Orbital Information data were made unrestricted on 15 December, 2008. Other data/products associated with OSTM/Jason-2 are also available, including Level-2 Geophysical Data Records (GDRs), ancillary and auxiliary data files used to generate Level-2 products, quality reports from the near real-time altimetry validation system (NRTAVS) and telemetry data.

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Temporal

(maximum range is 366 days)

Start Date
(format: YYYY-MM-DD)

Start DateStart Time (UTC)
(format: HH:MM:SS)

End Date
(format: YYYY-MM-DD)
End DateStart to EndEnd Time (UTC)
(format: HH:MM:SS)
Specify the range of the times for: Each Day Or The Entire Range Of Days

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Datatype
Jason Intermediate Level-1 Data From Global Positioning System Receiver
Jason Medium Precision Orbital Ephemeris Data from DORIS
Jason Orbit Revolution Ancillary File
Jason PPF MOE Ancillary File
Jason PPF POE Ancillary File
Jason Precision Orbital Ephemeris Data from DORIS
Jason Two Line Elements


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