Satellite data products for understanding and managing our oceans and coasts NOAA CoastWatch

True color image of hurricane approaching the SE US
Satellite Data Products
Descriptions of and access to our data products.
Satellite Data Products
Photo of MOBY mooring retrieval
Field Observations
• MOBY (Marine Optical BuoY)

• in situ Sea Surface   Temperature Quality Monitor

• Satellite Sea Surface Salinity   Quality Monitor
Field Observations
Image illustrating geographic coverage of CW Nodes
Nodes
These nodes are made up of other NOAA line offices that participate in the CoastWatch Program.
Nodes
Satellite image of turbidity offshore North Carolina
Emily's Post
Informational posts about satellite oceanography, recent events and CoastWatch/OceanWatch products.
Emily's Post
Image of Chlorophyll in the Gulf of Mexico
How our data are used
Featured projects and studies that utilize CoastWatch/OceanWatch data and products.
How our data are used
Imge of VIIRS granules overlayed on map
New Tools
Granule selector tool for VIIRS and OLCI ocean color

• Preview L1 and L2 granules
• Direct download single file
New Tools