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First SSS map from Aquarius sensor !

posted Sep 30, 2011, 1:16 AM by Salinity CERSAT
NASA's new Aquarius instrument has produced its first global map of the salinity of the ocean surface, providing an early glimpse of the mission's anticipated discoveries.
 
 
 
The map is a composite of the data since Aquarius became operational on Aug. 25. The mission was launched June 10 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. So our US collegues were very fast in providing this result. Congratulation!
 
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