The Soil Composite Mapping Processor (SCMaP) is a new approach designed to make use of per-pixel compositing to overcome the issue of limited soil exposure due to vegetation. Three primary product levels are generated that will allow for a long term assessment and distribution of soils that include the distribution of exposed soils, a statistical information related to soil use and intensity and the generation of exposed soil reflectance image composites. The resulting composite maps provide useful value-added information on soils with the exposed soil reflectance composites showing high spatial coverage that correlate well with existing soil maps and the underlying geological structural regions.

This collection contains Sentinel-2 Level 2B vegetation indices (VI) for all of Germany for all acquired scenes since 01/2019. VIs (EVI, HA56, NDRE, NDVI, NDWI, PSRI and REIP) are calculated from Level 2A data in 10m spatial resolution. Products are available in tiles according to the ESA Sentinel-2 granule grid (UTM). This is a product of the AGRO-DE project (https://agro-de.info/).

For further information, please consult the product description document: https://code-de.org/download/agrode/S2_L2B_index/CODE-DE_Description_S2_...

Sensor: MSI (Multispectral Instrument)
Repeat rate: 5 days (with two satellites)
Launch dates: 23 June 2015 (Sentinel-2A), 07 March 2017 (Sentinel-2B)
Archiving start date: 27 June 2015
Mission Status: ongoing

Terms and conditions for the use of Sentinel data
https://scihub.copernicus.eu/twiki/pub/SciHubWebPortal/TermsConditions/T...

Sentinel-2 Mission Overview
https://sentinel.esa.int/web/sentinel/missions/sentinel-2

File format of measurement data: GeoTIFF

Sentinel-2 acquisition plans:
https://sentinels.copernicus.eu/web/sentinel/missions/sentinel-2/acquisi...

Date of last change
14-03-2019 04:02:13

Input data: Sentinel-2 MSI - Level 2A Surface Reflectance (AGRO-DE)