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  • AVISO: Satellite derived  Sea Surface Height above Geoid AVISO: Satellite derived Sea Surface Height above Geoid
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    The sea surface height relative to the geoid (the mean ocean surface of the Earth if the ocean is at rest) is derived from TOPEX/Poseidon, Envisat, Jason-1, and OSTM/Jason-2 altimetry measurements. Altimetry is a technique for measuring height. Satellite altimetry measures the time taken by a radar pulse to travel from the satellite antenna to the surface and…

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    Ocean Sea Level sea surface height
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