AMSR/ADEOS-II Level 1A Attributes

The AMSR/ADEOS-II Level 1A product includes core metadata and product-specific attributes. Some attributes, such as ProductionDateTime, will vary among files.

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Core Metadata
Product Specific Attributes

Core Metadata

Object Name Example Value
ShortName AMSR-L1A
VersionID RELEASE3
SizeMBECSDataGranule 43.4
LocalGranuleID A2AMS03102444MA_P01A0000000
ProcessingLevelID L1A
ProductionDateTime 2012-02-24T02:43:43.000Z
RangeBeginningTime 18:17:56.12Z
RangeBeginningDate 2003-10-24
RangeEndingTime 19:08:58.89Z
RangeEndingDate 2003-10-24
GringPointLatitude -70.18
GringPointLongitude -177.89
PGEName L1A_Process_Software
PGEVersion 3*33*33***33330333
InputPointer A2_AMS_MDR_HEOC_L0_SIG_20040601_4005
ProcessingCenter JAXA EOC
ContactOrganizationName JAXA
1401 Ohashi
Hatoyama-machi
Hiki-gun
Saitama
350-0393
JAPAN
+81-49-298-1307
orderdesk@eoc.jaxa.jp
StartOrbitNumber 140
StopOrbitNumber 141
EquatorCrossingLongitude 55.96
EquatorCrossingDate 2003-10-24
EquatorCrossingTime 18:45:57.50Z
OrbitDirection ASCENDING
EphemerisGranulePointer EL20031024
EphemerisType GPS
PlatformShortName ADEOS-2
SensorShortName AMSR
NumberofScans 2043
NumberofMissingScan 1
ECSDataModel B.0
DiscontinuityVirtualChannel Continuation
QALocationOfPacket Discontinuation
NumberofPackets 32672
NumberofInputFiles 2
NumberofMissingPackets 16
NumberofGoodPackets 32672
EphemerisQA OK
AutomaticQAFlag Pass
AutomaticQAFlagExplanation 1. MissingDataQA: Less than 20 is available->OK
2. AntennaRotationQA: Less than 20 is available->OK
3. HotCalibrationSourceQA: Less than 20 is available->OK
4. AttitudeDataQA: Less than 20 is available->OK
5. EphemerisDataQA: Less than 20 is available->OK
6. QualityofGeometricInformationQA: Less than 0 is available->OK
7. BrightnessTemperatureQA: Less than 20 is available->OK

All items are OK, 'PASS' is employed
QAPercentMissingData 0
QAPercentOutofBoundsData 0
QAPercentParityErrorData 0
ProcessingQADescription PROC_COMP
ProcessingQAAttribute NumberofMissingPackets

Product Specific Attributes

Attribute Name Example Value
SatelliteOrbit Sun-synchronous_sub-recurrent
Altitude 802.9km
OrbitSemiMajorAxis 7181.317km
OrbitEccentricity 0.00007
OrbitArgumentPerigee 244.018deg
OrbitInclination 98.62deg
OrbitPeriod 101minutes
RevisitTime 4days
AMSRChannel 6.925GHz
10.65GHz
18.7GHz
23.8GHz
36.5GHz
50.3GHz
52.8GHz
89.0GHz-A
89.0GHz-B
AMSRBandWidth 6G-350MHz
10G-100MHz
18G-200MHz
23G-400MHz
36G-1000MHz
50.3G-200MHz
52G-400MHz
89GA-3000MHz
89GB-3000MHz
AMSRBeamWidth 6G-1.8deg
10G-1.2deg
18G-0.64deg
23G-0.75deg
36G-0.35deg
50.3G-0.25deg
52G-0.25deg
89GA-0.15deg
89GB-0.15deg
OffNadir 46.7deg : for 89GB 46.3deg
SpatialResolution(AzXEI) 6G-39.8kmX69.5km
10G-26.6kmX46.3km
18G-14.4kmX25.1km
23G-16.6kmX28.9km
36G-7.7kmX13.5km
50.3G-5.5kmX9.6km
52G-5.5kmX9.6km
89GA-3.3kmX5.8km
89GB-3.3kmX5.7km
ScanningPeriod 1.5sec
SwathWidth 1600km
DynamicRange 2.7K-340K
DataFormatType NCSA-HDF
HDFFormatVersion Ver4.2r1
EllipsoidName WGS84
SemiMajorAxisofEarth 6378.1km
FlatteningRatioofEarth 0.00335
SensorAlignment Rx=0.00000
Ry=0.00000
Rz=0.00000
ThermistorCountRangeWx 61
138
301
456
591
698
780
840
883
915
937
954
966
974
1023
ThermistorConversionTableWa 0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
ThermistorConversionTableWb 0.00000
0.06500
0.06100
0.06500
0.07400
0.09400
0.12200
0.16700
0.23300
0.31300
0.45500
0.58800
0.83300
1.25000
0.00000
ThermistorConversionTableWc 35.0000
-38.9610
-38.4660
-39.4190
-46.7780
-55.2340
-75.1220
-110.0000
-165.3490
-235.9830
-365.9090
-491.1760
-725.0000
-1127.5000
90.0000
ThermistorConversionTableWd 0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Platinum#1CountRangeWx 1168
1296
1536
1752
4096
Platinum#1ConversionTableWa 0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Platinum#1ConversionTableWb 0.00000
0.03900
0.04200
0.03900
0.04200
Platinum#1ConversionTableWc 35.0000
-80.6250
-84.0000
-80.0000
-84.6670
Platinum#1ConversionTableWd 0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Platinum#2CountRangeWx 272
1296
1536
1792
2032
2288
3248
3472
3712
4096
Platinum#2ConversionTableWa 0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Platinum#2ConversionTableWb 0.00000
0.07800
0.08300
0.07800
0.08300
0.07800
0.08300
0.07800
0.08300
0.00000
Platinum#2ConversionTableWc -140.0000
-161.2500
-168.0000
-160.0000
-169.3330
-158.7500
-170.6670
-190.0000
-169.3330
140.0000
Platinum#2ConversionTableWd 0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Platinum#3CountRangeWx 590
1473
2575
3675
4096
Platinum#3ConversionTableWa 0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Platinum#3ConversionTableWb 0.00000
0.00900
0.00910
0.00910
0.00910
Platinum#3ConversionTableWc 12.0000
6.6900
6.6500
6.5700
6.4700
Platinum#3ConversionTableWd 0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
CoefficientAvv 6G-1.031
10G-1.027
18G-1.022
23G-1.029
36G-1.030
50G-1.024
52G-1.030
89GA-1.029
89GB-1.030
CoefficientAhv 6G--0.003
10G--0.003
18G--0.003
23G--0.003
36G--0.003
50G-0.000
52G-0.000
89GA--0.004
89GB--0.004
CoefficientAov 6G--0.028
10G--0.024
18G--0.019
23G--0.026
36G--0.027
50G--0.024
52G--0.030
89GA--0.025
89GB--0.026
CoefficientAhh 6G-1.031
10G-1.027
18G-1.022
23G-1.032
36G-1.030
50G-0.000
52G-0.000
89GA-1.028
89GB-1.029
CoefficientAvh 6G--0.003
10G--0.002
18G--0.003
23G--0.007
36G--0.004
50G-0.000
52G-0.000
89GA--0.004
89GB--0.005
CoefficientAoh 6G--0.027
10G--0.025
18G--0.019
23G--0.024
36G--0.026
50G-0.000
52G-0.000
89GA--0.024
89GB--0.024
CSM Temperature 6GV-2.800
6GH-2.800
10GV-2.800
10GH-2.800
18GV-2.800
18GH-2.800
23GV-2.800
23GH-2.800
36GV-2.800
36GH-2.800
50GV-2.800
52GV-2.800
89GAV-2.800
89GAH-2.800
89GBV-2.800
89GBH-2.800
CoRegistrationParameterA1 6G--0.65620
10G--0.33450
18G--0.49090
23G--0.56100
36G--0.44800
50G--0.00000
CoRegistrationParameterA2 6G-0.24480
10G-0.27380
18G-0.00420
23G-0.00000
36G-0.06000
50G-0.00000
CalibrationCurveCoefficient#1 6GV--0.1919871
6GH--0.0994771
10GV--0.0140960
10GH--0.0011593
18GV-0.0000000
18GH-0.0000000
23GV--0.1514239
23GH--0.1514239
36GV--0.0264439
36GH--0.0555515
50GV-0.0000000
52GV-0.0000000
89GAV--0.0197245
89GAH--0.0632250
89GBV--0.0186104
89GBH--0.0659556
CalibrationCurveCoefficient#2 6GV-1.0692195
6GH-1.0358657
10GV-1.0050821
10GH-1.0004180
18GV-1.0000000
18GH-1.0129884
23GV-1.0545937
23GH-1.0545937
36GV-1.0095340
36GH-1.0200283
50GV-1.0000000
52GV-1.0000000
89GAV-1.0071118
89GAH-1.0227955
89GBV-1.0067097
89GBH-1.0237784
CalibrationCurveCoefficient#3 6GV--0.0002331
6GH--0.0001208
10GV--0.0000171
10GH--0.0000014
18GV-0.0000000
18GH--0.0000436
23GV--0.0001835
23GH--0.0001835
36GV--0.0000321
36GH--0.0000673
50GV-0.0000000
52GV-0.0000000
89GAV--0.0000241
89GAH--0.0000768
89GBV--0.0000225
89GBH--0.0000796
CalibrationCurveCoefficient#4 6GV-0.0000000
6GH-0.0000000
10GV-0.0000000
10GH-0.0000000
18GV-0.0000000
18GH-0.0000000
23GV-0.0000000
23GH-0.0000000
36GV-0.0000000
36GH-0.0000000
50GV-0.0000000
52GV-0.0000000
89GAV-0.0000000
89GAH-0.0000000
89GBV-0.0000000
89GBH-0.0000000
CalibrationCurveCoefficient#5 6GV-0.0000000
6GH-0.0000000
10GV-0.0000000
10GH-0.0000000
18GV-0.0000000
18GH-0.0000000
23GV-0.0000000
23GH-0.0000000
36GV-0.0000000
36GH-0.0000000
50GV-0.0000000
52GV-0.0000000
89GAV-0.0000000
89GAH-0.0000000
89GBV-0.0000000
89GBH-0.0000000
CalibrationMethod RxTemperatureReferenced
SpillOver
CSMInterpolation
Absolute89GPositioning
NonlinearityCorrection
HTSCorrectionParameterVersion ver0002
SpillOverParameterVersion ver0001
CSMInterpolationParameterVersion ver0001
Absolute89GPositioningParameterVersion ver0002