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Background information about our remote sensing data is provided here, including Collection Overview, Instrument Specifications, and Workflow Examples.

VIIRS data on Jun 29, 2018 over the Earth.

Review data products by collection—Community (i.e. ASTER GED), MEaSUREs (i.e. GFSAD), and Missions (i.e. MODIS).

Satellite above the Earth.

Find information about technical specifications (i.e. launch date, swath dimensions, orbit repeat cycle and type, spectral range) of the satellite and airborne instruments—also known as sensors.

Snow data graph from AppEEARS.

Explore workflow examples for discovering, learning about, and using remote sensing data for a variety of research themes.