Details of Ria Formosa - Algarve - Satellite Derived Bathymetry (0-10 m)


Dataset identification

Title of datasetRia Formosa - Algarve - Satellite Derived Bathymetry (0-10 m)
Narrative summary of datasetBathymetric model retrieved from multispectral satellite Sentinel-2 imagery (Geotif 3D refered to the chart datum). Consider depth ranges from 0 m to 10 m.
Summary of processing methodologySatellite derived bathymetry using Sentinel-2 imagery; empiric Stumpf algorithm; some ancillary in situ data acquired with single beam to calibrate the bathymetric model
Project/programmeH2020 Co-ReSyF Project (under Grant Agreement No 687289)
Start date2018-01-15
End date2018-03-26

Dataset availability

Original dataset download link
Date of original dataset publication2018-07-16
Dataset formatImage
Public accessNo limitations
License for usePDDL


Latitude north boundary37.032368250805
Longitude east boundary-7.761226115776
Latitude south boundary36.954217294254
Longitude west boundary-8.0293611865768
Coordinate reference systemWorld Geodetic System 84
Sea areaAtlantic Ocean

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeGravity, magnetics and bathymetry
ParameterBathymetry and Elevation
Data quality processing informationBathymetric data should only be used in qualitative terms to assess the seafloor morphology – without quality control

Process information

Submitting organisationHydrographic Institute
Submission identifier (UUID)bdd9bbf3-5dd6-47a0-b64a-e1b96dfddcf7
Date of dataset creation2018-05-16
Date of metadata creation2018-05-16
Date of metadata latest revision2018-07-11
Date of publishing2018-07-17
Processing data centreHydrographic Institute
Summary record-ID184