Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Point of contact: jrc-emis@ec.europa.eu

Title: EMIS - MERIS Monthly climatology Surface productive layer (Euphotic Depth) (2km) in m

Description

Surface productive layer (zeu in m at 2km resolution): The surface productive layer or euphotic zone represents the upper part of the water column that is illuminated by the sun down to the 1% light level. It is a surface layer where most of the primary production occurs.

Contributors
Frederic Melin frederic.melin@ec.europa.eu
How to cite
Melin, Frederic (2013):  EMIS - MERIS Monthly climatology Surface productive layer (Euphotic Depth) (2km) in m. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/fb1e24da-d53f-4aa2-b856-d3ca328adf86
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Additional information
Last modified 2013-06-11
Issue date 2013-08-29
Landing page http://emis.jrc.ec.europa.eu/
Temporal coverage

From: 2002-05-01 – To:

Language English
Data theme(s) Environment
EuroVoc domain(s) 36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT
EuroVoc concept(s) environmental monitoring; ocean; oceanography; protected area
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/fb1e24da-d53f-4aa2-b856-d3ca328adf86
Geographic information
Lineage
General information: Monthly climatology euphotic depth (in meter) as derived from the ocean colour MERIS (Medium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer) sensor (note that the product is called ‘surface productive layer’). Processing information: Euphotic depth data products are ...
Geographic bounding box

70.0° N, 42.0° E, 10.0° S, -30.0° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89

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