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TERRA MODIS Level 1B 1km Radiance Data



This data set contains the NASA TERRA satellite Level 1B calibrated and geolocated radiances at aperature for all 36 MODIS spectral bands at 1km resolution. These data are in daily tar files that contain 5min swath HDF data files that are at least partially in the SOCRATES domain.

Archive note

This is a large dataset. Each daily tar file contains 1.5-2 Gb.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2018-03-30)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2017-12-28 00:00:00
End datetime 2018-03-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 1.79, Minimum (South) Latitude: -87.35
Minimum (West) Longitude: 43.44, Maximum (East) Longitude: -105.74

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Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), NASA. 2018. TERRA MODIS Level 1B 1km Radiance Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 16 Jul 2024.

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