Direct FTP Access on the GlobColour archive

Direct FTP access to the whole GlobColour database of Global and Europe products is available to registered users at ftp://ftp.hermes.acri.fr
Fill the registration form to obtain a login.

The FTP server also provides access to OSS2015 demonstration and third-party products.

The structure of the FTP archive is as follows:

(globcolour|OSS2015)/zone (GLOB|EURO)
    /sensor (seawifs|meris|modis|viirsn|merged)
        /binning period (day|8-day|month)
            /yyyy/mm/dd

Each directory contains NetCDF4 products(L3b*.nc|L3m*.nc)and “quicklook” images (L3m*.png).

OSS2015 third-party products Primary Production and Phytoplankton Functional Types are available in the following directories respectively:

  • OSS2015/PP
  • OSS2015/PHYSAT