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More info on companion page How to Get SAR Data - Datasets Overview

DatasetFormatProduct NameProduct FilesProcessing LevelOpen-Source ToolsUsed For
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ALOS PALSAR
 

CEOS  
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L1.0LED, IMG, VOL, TRL RawN/AProduction of higher-level products
L1.1 ComplexSLCS1TBX; ISCE; DORIS; PolSARproInterferometry
L1.5 ImageAmplitudeASF MapReady; ASF View (part of MapReady); S1TBX; PolSARproVisualization
Most UsedALOS PALSAR RTC

GeoTIFF

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Hi-Res Terrain Correctedtif , jpg, xml , kmz , wldGeocoded AmplitudeQGIS; graphics viewing softwareVisualization; GIS-compatible
Low-Res Terrain CorrectedGeocoded AmplitudeQGIS; graphics viewing softwareVisualization; GIS-compatible
CurrentSentinel-1SAFE  
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L0 raw datatiff , xml , xsd, kml , html, png, pdf, safeRawN/AProduction of higher-level products
GeoTIFF  
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L1 SLCSLCS1TBX; ISCE; DORISPolSARproInterferometry
GeoTIFF  
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L1 Detected High-Res Dual-Pol Georeferenced AmplitudeASF MapReady; ASF View (part of MapReady); S1TBXPolSARproVisualization
GeoTIFF  
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L1 Detected High-Res Single-Pol Georeferenced AmplitudeASF MapReady; ASF View (part of MapReady); S1TBXVisualization
GeoTIFF  
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L1 Detected Mid-Res Dual-Pol Georeferenced AmplitudeASF MapReady; ASF View (part of MapReady); S1TBXPolSARproVisualization
GeoTIFF  
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L1 Detected Mid-Res Single-Pol Georeferenced AmplitudeASF MapReady; ASF View (part of MapReady); S1TBXVisualization
OCNnc, xsd , kml , html, png, pdf, safeL2S1TBX; PanoplyOcean wind, wave & currents 
CurrentUAVSAR PolSAR
UAVSAR
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Ground Projected Complexgrd , ann Georeferenced AmplitudeASF MapReadyPolSARproVisualization
Multi-Look Complexmic , ann MLCASF MapReadyPolSARproPolarimetry
Ground Projected Complex, 3X3grd , ann Georeferenced AmplitudeASF MapReadyPolSARproVisualization
Ground Projected Complex, 5X5grd , ann Georeferenced AmplitudeASF MapReadyPolSARproVisualization
Compressed Stokes Matrixdat, ann AIRSAR compressed stokes matrixASF MapReadyPolSARproPolarimetry

GeoTIFF  
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Pauli Decompositiontif MLC polarimetric decompositionQGIS; graphics viewing softwareVisualization; GIS compatible
GeoTIFF  
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GeoTIFF Heighttif DEMQGISDEM
KMZGoogle Earth KMZkmz KML compressedGoogle EarthVisualization
CurrentUAVSAR RPIUAVSAR
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Amplitudeamp1, amp2, ann AmplitudeASF MapReadyPolSARproVisualization
Ground Projected Amplitudeamp1.grd, amp2.grd, hgt.grd, ann Georeferenced AmplitudeASF MapReadyPolSARproVisualization
Interferogramint, unw, cor, ann InterferogramASF MapReadyPolSARpro
Ground Projected Interferogramcor.grd, hgt.grd, int.grd, unw.grd, ann InterferogramASF MapReadyPolSARpro
KMZGoogle Earth KMZamp1.kmz, amp1.kmz, cor.kmz, hgt.kmz, int.kmz, osr.kmz, unw.kmzGoogle EarthVisualization
AIRSAR TOPSARAIRSAR
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C-band DEM & Compressed Stokes Matrixc.corgr, c.demi2, c.vvi2ASF MapReadyPolSARproPolarimetry
L-band Compressed Stokes Matrixl.datgrASF MapReadyPolSARproPolarimetry
P-band Compressed Stokes Matrixp.datgrPolSARproPolarimetry
AIRSAR PolSAR3-Frequency Polarimetryc.dat, l.dat, p.datCompressed stokes matrixASF MapReadyPolSARproPolarimetry
AIRSAR ATI (Experimental)JPGAlong-Track Interferometry*intf*, *uwScc*, *az*, *uwWrp*, *uwWcc*, *uwWrp, *par, *pppSLC, MLCN/AOcean current velocity measurement
ERS-1
ERS-2
JERS-1
RADARSAT-1
CEOS  
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L0D, L, P, kml , jpgRawN/AProduction of higher-level products
L1 ImageAmplitudeASF MapReady; ASF View (part of MapReady); S1TBXVisualization
SeasatHDF5  
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L1 HDF5 Imageh5, xml , kml  , jpg, qc_reportAmplitudeASF MapReadyQGISVisualization; GIS-compatible
GeoTIFF  
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L1 GeoTIFFtif , xml , kml , jpg, qc_reportGeocoded amplitudeQGIS; graphics viewing softwareVisualization; GIS-compatible
SMAPHDF5  
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L1A Radarh5, xml L1AN/AProduction of higher-level products
L1A Radar Receive Only (experimental)L1AN/APassive radiometry
L1B S0 LoResL1BPanoply; HDFViewSoil moisture / freeze-thaw state mapping
L1C S0 HiResL1CPanoply; HDFViewSoil moisture / freeze-thaw state mapping
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Use the ASF API for downloading SAR data via a command line.