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Feb. 26, 2021

Terra ASTER

Data processing for ASTER Level 1 Precision Terrain Corrected Registered At-Sensor Radiance (AST_L1T) will be suspended for eight to ten days beginning March 1, 2021. During this time period new ASTER acquisitions will not be processed to Level 1T at LP D…

Feb. 22, 2021

Combined MODIS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the Combined Terra+Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 MCD43A[1-4], MCD43C[1-4], and MCD43D[01-68] data products. …

Feb. 18, 2021

Data Prep Scripts HLS

On October 5, 2020, the LP DAAC released the PROVISIONAL daily 30 meter (m) global Harmonized Landsat Sentinel-2 (HLS) Sentinel-2 Multi-spectral Instrument Surface Reflectance (HLSS30) Version 1.5 data to the public. On January 21, 2021, the LP DAAC relea…

Feb. 16, 2021

Aqua MODIS Terra ASTER

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the Terra and Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 Vegetation Indices product suite. These collections will continu…

Feb. 11, 2021

Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the Terra and Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 Thermal Anomalies and Fire product suite. These collections will…

Feb. 8, 2021

Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the Terra and Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 Land Surface Temperature and 3-Band Emissivity product suite. Th…

Feb. 4, 2021

Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the Terra and Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 Land Surface Temperature and Emissivity product suite. The volum…

Feb. 2, 2021

Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the release of Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 land data products. The release begins with Surface Reflectance data products followed b…

Jan. 25, 2021

AppEEARS S-NPP VIIRS

Version 2.54 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

The addition of one of the NASA-produced S-NPP Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) yearly L…

Jan. 21, 2021

HLS

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of PROVISIONAL daily 30 meter (m) global Harmonized Landsat Sentinel-2 (HLS) Landsat 8 OLI Surface Reflectance and Top of Atmosphere Brightness (HLSL30) data. HLS data leverages observations from both La…

Jan. 13, 2021

AppEEARS

Version 2.53 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

The availability of new versions for five Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) products from NASA’s Nation…

Jan. 12, 2021

GEDI

The GEDI Science Team and LP DAAC are pleased to announce the availability of the Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) Level 1B Geolocated Waveform Data, Level 2A Elevation and Height Metrics Data, and Level 2B Canopy Cover and Vertical Profile …

Dec. 28, 2020

ECOSTRESS

Beginning on November 16, 2020, any searches made without passing Earthdata Login credentials for ECOSTRESS L1B-L4 data from NASA’s Common Metadata Repository (CMR) or Earthdata Search may have returned only a partial listing of available granules. The is…

Dec. 21, 2020

Terra MODIS

UPDATE 12/21/2020: On November 8, 2020 Terra MODIS acquisitions switched to a flexible schedule for alternating orbits to enable greater daytime coverage over polar regions. The alternating schedule is an improvement over the day/night coverage ratio of 4…

Nov. 23, 2020

HLS

On October 5, 2020, the LP DAAC released the PROVISIONAL daily 30 meter (m) global Harmonized Landsat Sentinel-2 (HLS) Sentinel-2 Multi-spectral Instrument Surface Reflectance (HLSS30) Version 1.5 data to the public. The limited sample of provisional data…