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March 4, 2021

AppEEARS Aqua MODIS ECOSTRESS Suomi NPP VIIRS Terra MODIS

Version 2.55 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

New functionality that allows for quality filtering of point samples on the View Sample Page for addition…

March 3, 2021

NASA Earthdata Search

LP DAAC has begun migrating data to a cloud-based environment. The ASTER Global Digital Elevation Model (GDEM) 1 arc second (ASTGTM) dataset is the first product to move from the traditional infrastructure to the NASA Earthdata Cloud (EDC) and will be off…

March 1, 2021

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the Terra, Aqua, and Combined Terra+Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 Leaf Area Index (LAI) and Fraction of Phot…

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 Suomi 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 Suomi NPP Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) year…

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. 13, 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 …