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Jul 01, 2022

AppEEARS Combined MODIS

Version 3.6 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released.

The release includes the addition of two Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 tiled data products from NASA’s Land…

Jun 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 …

Jun 07, 2022

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 Dynamics data product. The MCD12Q2 V6.1 data…

Jun 07, 2022

Suomi NPP VIIRS

Recent satellite maneuvers have signaled the eventual retirement of the Terra and Aqua satellites along with the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) and Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) sensors. This…

Jun 06, 2022

G-LiHT

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

The purpose of G-LiHT’s Hyperspectral Radiance data product (GLRADS) is to provide high-resolut…

Jun 01, 2022

AppEEARS Terra MODIS

NASA Earthdata’s User Profile series recently featured Dr. David Thoma, an ecologist with the National Park Service's Inventory and Monitoring Program and a member of the LP DAAC User Working Group. Dr. Thoma uses Terra MODIS Vegetation Indices data,…

May 24, 2022

The LP DAAC is excited to announce the integration of Landsat 9 data into the Harmonized Landsat Sentinel-2 Operational Land Imager Surface Reflectance and TOA Brightness Daily Global 30m (HLSL30) data product. Data processed for the HLSL30 data product f…

May 18, 2022

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce that historical processing of HLS Operational Land Imager Surface Reflectance and TOA Brightness Daily Global 30m (HLSL30) Version 2 products has been completed. HLSL30 now includes data from April 2013 to present. HLS S…

May 13, 2022

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of the Airborne Hyperspectral Reflectance L1 Tallgrass Prairie Preserve product. The data are available in an ENVI format (one .hdr and one .dat file per scene). This dataset provides hyperspectral refle…

May 11, 2022

AppEEARS

Version 3.3 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 four Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) products from NASA’s Nationa…

May 03, 2022

G-LiHT

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of Goddard’s LiDAR, Hyperspectral, and Thermal Imager (G-LiHT) Hyperspectral Reflectance (GLREFL) and Hyperspectral Ancillary (GLHYANC) data products.

G-LiHT is a portable, airborne imaging system that ai…

Apr 25, 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 …

Apr 19, 2022

Aqua MODIS

Aqua MODIS was put back on science mode on April 15, 2022, but the data were unusable as collection occurred entirely in night mode and Focal-Plane Array (FPA) temperatures were continuing to stabilize. The regular day rate data collection started on Apri…

Apr 13, 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 …

Apr 07, 2022

Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

The Aqua and Terra MODIS Water Reservoir Monthly Global Version 6.1 data products have been reprocessed using an updated algorithm to address an error with the evaporation rate at a few reservoirs. The monthly water reservoir data products (MYD28C3 and MO…