Earth Observation Mission News
Copernicus Sentinel-3B first Infrared image makes International Debut
06 June 2018
Almost 90 sea surface temperature experts from around the world today (06 June) have their first look at the infrared images just received from ocean-monitoring Copernicus satellite Sentinel-3B.
The Group for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) is meeting this week at EUMETSAT headquarters in Darmstadt. A highlight of the meeting is the presentation of one of the first images over the ocean taken by the infrared channels on Sentinel-3B's Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer (SLSTR).
Image credit: ESA - One of the first infrared images (channel S8/10.8 µm nadir view) of the Sentinel-3B Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer (SLSTR)