Version history


Initial version.


Major reprocessing:

  • Introduction of VIIRS
  • Availability of the whole dataset in « Plate-Carrée » projection (L3m) in addition to the sinusoidal projection (L3b)
  • New Europe products with 1 km sampling
  • Radiances replaced by reflectances, in line with current ESA and NASA Level-2 products
  • New optical and bio-chemical products
  • New NetCDF4 format with internal data compression


  • Integration of NASA R2014 reprocessing
  • New products: CHL-OC5, SPM-OC5 and KDPAR-SAULQUIN
  • Metadata changes