Mean sea level change

Sea level trend [mm/year] derived from 19 years of radar altimeter data (1993 to 2012) of the missions Topex, Jason-1 and Jason-2 (including GIA). The mean global trend for this period is 3.2(+-0.6)mm/yr. (Image: Saskia Esselborn, GFZ)

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