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Citing Sentinel Data

Cite datasets in publications such as journal papers, articles, presentations, posters, and websites. For more information, see Terms and Conditions. Please send copies of, or links to, published works citing data, imagery, or tools accessed through ASF to uso@asf.alaska.edu with "New Publication" on subject line.

TypeFormatExample
Data, primaryCopernicus Sentinel data [year of data acquisition]. Retrieved from ASF DAAC [day month year of data access], processed by ESA.Copernicus Sentinel data 2015. Retrieved from ASF DAAC 29 April 2015, processed by ESA.
Data, modified[creator credit, year created], contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data [year of data acquisition], processed by ESA.ASF DAAC 2015, contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2015, processed by ESA.


Crediting Sentinel Imagery

Include appropriate credit with each image shown in publications such as journal papers, articles, presentations, posters, and websites.

TypeFormatExample
Imagery, primary or alteredCopernicus Sentinel data [year of data acquisition], processed by ESA.Copernicus Sentinel data 2015, processed by ESA.
Imagery, derivative[creator credit, year created], contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data [year of data acquisition], processed by ESA.ASF DAAC 2015, contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2015, processed by ESA.

Link to Sentinel legal notice on Terms and Conditions.

Click link for more information on ASF DAAC Data Citations & Acknowledgements.



Get SAR Data

Get SAR Data

Select and download SAR data online using Vertex.

Use the ASF API for downloading SAR data via a command line.