TOPEX/JASON Sea Level
This visualization shows the relative sea level around the Earth. Sea level is represented by both color (blue=low, red=high) and bumpiness. The range is -500 mm to +500 mm.
Spinning globe showing TOPEX/JASON sea level data
Color bar for TOPEX/JASON sea level: -500mm is blue, 0mm is gray, +500m is red
TOPEX sea level in Eastern Equatorial Pacific from 04 December 1997 (El Niño)
TOPEX sea level of the Altantic Ocean on 14 January 1996
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Datasets used in this visualization
Jason-1 Sea Surface HeightID: 332Collected with Altimeter 1992/10/10 to 2005/05/06
TOPEX Sea Surface HeightID: 513Collected with Poseidon 1992/10/10 to 2005/05/06
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