The European node for Global ocean colour






in situ data server

Geomatics Research Group

The GlobColour project is demonstrating an EO based service supporting global ocean carbon cycle research. This web server provides access to in situ marine bio-optics data that will be used for validation of GlobColour products.

GlobColour in situ


(Available to GlobColour consortium* members only)

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External data sources


GlobColour DDS

Spinning Globe: Global biosphere in Boreal winter as seen by SeaWiFS [Sequential image courtesy of NASA]

*  ESA-ESRIN, Italy ACRI-ST, France l'Observatoire Ocanologique de Villefranche sur Mer, France University of Plymouth, UK Norwegian Institute for Water Research Brockmann-Consult, Germany Deutsches Zentrum fr Luft- und Raumfahrt, Germany University of California, Santa Barbara, USA

University of Plymouth (Geomatics Research Group) and GlobColour. All Rights Reserved

Website Author and Curator: Yaswant Pradhan; Responsible: Sam Lavender; Last updated: April, 2007