Earth Observation

Caspian Sea

Satellite Data Summary

Summary contains records of all freely available satellite images covering the the Northern Caspian Sea sorted by type of sattelite, cloudness if applicable and coverage of forecast zones along with overall rating of usability for sea ice analysis.

Ice & Metocean Dashboard

Dashboard summarises both historical and operationally processed data to present key ice cover characteristics and Metocean factors affecting ice cover development. One can find latest information on ice thickness, coverage and overall or by zone volume development through the latest seasons in the region.

Stamukhi Summary

Stamukhi are big mounds of ice rubble heavily sitting on seabed. They form as a result of ice cover deformation during drift events. This summary illustrates spatial and temporal distribution of these features in the Caspian. Their count, biggest horizontal dimension and duration are the key parameters illustrated in a 10X10km Grid.

Automated Quicklooks

Webfolders containing quicklooks based on acquired imagery for the whole Northern Caspian region when full coverage is available and for specific operational areas when sufficient spatial coverage is available.

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