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Global Marine Information System (GMIS)

The Global Marine Information System (GMIS) is a geo-portal application that provides access to spatial, temporal, physical and biological marine variables, and related environmental information, derived from satellite remote sensing.

A spatial marine database

  • Geographical extent: Lat. 90°N – 90°S & Lon. 180°W – 180°E
  • Datasets spacial resolution: 4 & 9 km
  • Time resolution: monthly


An OGC’s Catalogue Service for the Web (CSW) is available as standard end-point (version 2.0.2) by the JRC Data Catalogue.