Copernicus Sentinel-3 OLCI L1B data anomaly

03 February 2021

An anomaly has been discovered in Copernicus Sentinel-3 OLCI L1B data, affecting boundaries of areas reaching full pixel saturation that typically affect bright clouds.

Full details of this anomaly are described in a technical note.

There is no impact on the L2 products as they are not retrieved over the impacted areas.

An investigation is ongoing to provide a recommendation of how to filter out the affected pixels.

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