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Dec 05, 2022

Production of Terra MODIS Version 6 (V6) Daily Land Surface Temperature/Emissivity (LST&E) data products was discontinued on November 15, 2022 (day 319). Valid pixel counts for daily mid-latitude V6 LST&E data have significantly degraded following…

Dec 01, 2022

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of Goddard’s LiDAR, Hyperspectral, and Thermal Imager (G-LiHT) Metrics (GLMETRICS) data product.

The G-LiHT mission utilizes a portable, airborne imaging system that aims to simultaneously map the composi…

Nov 30, 2022

On behalf of the Joint Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS)-Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellite (CGMS) Working Group on Climate (WGClimate), we are pleased to announce that a new version of the Essential Climate Variables (ECV) Inv…

Nov 29, 2022

Terra MODIS Version 6.1 Land Surface Temperature and 3-Band Emissivity (LST&E) data products for the period of October 23 (DOY 2022-296) through November 21, 2022 (DOY 2022-325 included) will be reprocessed. This reprocessing will address the Level-1B…

Nov 22, 2022

NASA’s Earth Surface Mineral Dust Source Investigation (EMIT) mission aboard the International Space Station has generated a high level of interest after the release of NASA JPL’s "Methane 'Super-Emitters' Mapped by NASA's New Earth Sp…

Nov 18, 2022

The Land Data Operational Product Evaluation (LDOPE) team discovered a performance issue for the Terra MODIS Version 6 (V6) Daily Land Surface Temperature/Emissivity (LST&E) data products. Valid pixel counts for daily mid-latitude V6 Level-2 and Level…

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