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Mar 31, 2021

HLS

NASA Earthdata recently conducted an interview with the Principal Investigator, Dr. Jeff Masek, of the Harmonized Landsat Sentinel-2 (HLS) project. In this interview Dr. Masek discusses the HLS project, the recent provisional release, and what’s next for …

Mar 23, 2021

G-LiHT

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of Goddard’s LiDAR, Hyperspectral, and Thermal Imager (G-LiHT) Canopy Height Model (GLCHMT) and Canopy Height Model KML (GLCHMK) data products.

The G-LiHT mission utilizes a portable, airborne imaging sys…

Mar 18, 2021

Combined MODIS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the Terra+Aqua combined Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6.1 Surface Radiation and Photosynthetically Active Radiation d…

Mar 15, 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 Net Evapotranspiration, Gross Primary Productivity (GPP), and Ne…

Mar 04, 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…

Mar 03, 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…

Mar 01, 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 08, 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 04, 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 02, 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…