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Sep 30, 2022

GEDI

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

Sep 27, 2022

Terra ASTER Terra MODIS

The Terra flight operations team will be conducting Constellation Exit Maneuvers (CEM) to lower the Terra satellite to an altitude of 694 km by performing two retrograde maneuvers on October 12 and 19, 2022. To prepare for the maneuvers, data acquisitions…

Sep 20, 2022

Version 3.12 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release adds version 6.1 of two Terra and Aqua combined Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) products providing global …

Sep 16, 2022

NASA recently released a Request for Information (RFI) entitled “NASA’s Terra, Aqua, and Aura Drifting Orbits Workshop”. The announcement describes an opportunity for you to express your perspective on the value of continuing the Earth Observing System (E…

Sep 08, 2022

AppEEARS

Version 3.11 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release adds Harmonized Landsat Sentinel-2 (HLS) products to the AρρEEARS service. HLS products provide surface reflectance data from a …

Aug 25, 2022

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of Goddard’s LiDAR, Hyperspectral, and Thermal Imager (G-LiHT) Metadata. G-LiHT’s Metadata provide campaign information for more than 750 G-LiHT flights. G-LiHT Metadata are available as pdf files, and c…

Aug 25, 2022

On August 20, 2022, the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP) Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) resumed forward processing and distribution of land data products. Product quality has been confirmed and Suomi NPP VIIRS data …

Aug 23, 2022

Data Pool

The LP DAAC completed significant maintenance activities during the month of the July that caused issues for some users trying to access the LP DAAC’s Data Pool. Recently the LP DAAC has implemented several performance improvements to resolve these issues…

Aug 19, 2022

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

Aug 16, 2022

Join the LP DAAC for an "office hours" session on the Earthdata Forum.

Several NASA Earthdata Forum partner Distributed Active Archive Centers (DAACs) will host an “office hours” session on August 17, 2022, from 1-3 p.m., EDT, to assist users wit…

Aug 15, 2022

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) Low Earth Orbit Land Surface Temperature Monthly Global Gridded Version 1 data product. This dataset provides Land…

Aug 05, 2022

ASTER DAR Tool Combined MODIS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the Terra and Aqua combined Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 Land Cover Type data products in yearly intervals from …

Aug 04, 2022

EMIT

NASA's Earth Surface Mineral Dust Source Investigation (EMIT) was successfully installed on the International Space Station (ISS) and has provided its first view of the Earth. According to NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), the milestone, called…

Jul 27, 2022

The Suomi-National Polar-orbiting Partnership (SNPP) spacecraft entered a non-nominal state on 07/26/2022 at 16:24:49 UTC, after which all Stored Memory Data (SMD) and telemetry data were inaccessible. The root cause continues to be investigated, subseque…

Jul 25, 2022

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

The purpose of G-LiHT’s Hyperspectral Vegetative Indices data product (GLHYVI) is to …