Validation Status

This pages gives an overview of the status of the validation and quality assessment of the different trace gases.

This includes:

Trace Gas Validation Quality Assessment
GOME-2 Metop-A and -B    
NO2 (total columns) Metop-A and Metop-B Metop-A and Metop-B
NO2 (tropospheric columns) Metop-A and Metop-B Metop-A and Metop-B
BrO (total columns) Metop-A and Metop-B Metop-A and Metop-B
BrO (tropospheric columns) Metop-A and Metop-B Metop-A and Metop-B
SO2 Metop-A and Metop-B Metop-A and Metop-B
HCHO Metop-A and Metop-B Metop-A and Metop-B
CHOCHO Metop-A and Metop-B Metop-A and Metop-B
OClO Metop-B (depending on the product quality) depending on the quality of the data with Metop-B
IASI on Metop-A and -B    
HNO3    

 

The validatiuon methodology can be found here, and the main results in the validation reports and in the interactive results display page.

 

Colors meaning:

green  done (validation report provided for both platforms)
yellow in preparation
white next step/phase (the product is not operational yet)