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Apr 28, 2011

MEaSUREs GFCC MEaSUREs GFSAD MEaSUREs LSTE MEaSUREs SRTM MEaSUREs VIP MEaSUREs WELD and GWELD

NASA's Earth Science Data System supports a program called Making Earth Science Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs), under which several investigators are developing long-term, consistent, high quality Earth Science data records …

Apr 27, 2011

Data Pool Terra ASTER

The LP DAAC provides access to all archived ASTER L1B data acquired over the U.S. and Territories from 2000 to present. This product is available for search, browse, and order from the Reverb and USGS Global Visualization Viewer (GloVis), or direct downlo…

Apr 17, 2011

USGS EarthExplorer Aqua MODIS Combined MODIS Terra ASTER Terra MODIS

LP DAAC is pleased to announce that all MODIS land data products and ASTER Level-1B data products over the U.S. and Territories are available via the USGS EarthExplorer (EE) client. Users may browse, search, and download their product(s) of interest throu…

Apr 12, 2011

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) announces the release of a new version of the MODIS Reprojection Tool (MRT) application. MRT v4.1 incorporates bug fixes and resolution of issues identified by users since the last release in …

Jan 18, 2011

Combined MODIS

The MODIS production folks informed LP DAAC that the following set of products were inadvertently generated with the wrong production code, and are hence being withdrawn from our archives. Users who acquired them are requested not to use them. A new, repr…

Dec 07, 2010

The most recent release of the MODIS Reprojection Tool for Swath application (MRTSwath 2.2) has been updated for all platforms (Linux-32, Linux-64, Macintosh, Windows) to correct the version number displayed in the GUI and command line interfaces. Reinsta…

Nov 09, 2010

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) announces the release of a new version of the MODIS Reprojection Tool for Swath (MRTSwath) application. MRTSwath v2.2 incorporates bug fixes and resolution of issues identified by users since …

Nov 02, 2010

(Author's Note 5/18/2020: The ASTER Global Digital Elevation Model (GDEM) Explorer tool (DEMEX) has since been retired.)

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The Land Processes Distributed Act…

Oct 24, 2010

Terra MODIS

The MODIS Science team informed us that they have recently identified certain Terra MODIS L2 land surface reflectance granules that contain severe striping in high reflectance values, which are retrieved in alternate scans of 10 Kms. This effect is tracea…

Aug 27, 2010

(Author's Note 2/28/2022: At the time of publishing these references were available online, some resources may no longer be available. Terra ASTER data are now available at no cost.)

As described in news announcements during 2009, LP DAAC discontinu…

Aug 26, 2010

Aqua MODIS Combined MODIS Terra ASTER Terra MODIS

The Land Processes (LP) Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC) has released Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for common issues that are important to the LP DAAC ASTER and MODIS user communities. The FAQs are located on the LP DAAC Customer Service Web …

Aug 26, 2010

Watch and learn about the mission of the NASA Earth Observing System (EOS) and the data that are archived and distributed by the Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC). The new videos and the read along narrative are located in the User C…

May 05, 2010

Terra ASTER

As directed by NASA and the ASTER Science Team, on May 13, 2010, LP DAAC will discontinue distribution of the five ASTER data products listed in the table below due to low demand.

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There will be no change in the availability of other products offered by LP …

May 02, 2010

Aqua MODIS Combined MODIS Terra ASTER Terra MODIS

In order to assist in the rapid characterization of Earth surface locations prior to and after significant events, the USGS coordinates satellite and aerial imagery and related data distribution to emergency responders. The Hazards Data Distribution Syste…

Apr 15, 2010

LP DAAC is pleased to announce that the MODIS Reprojection Tool Web (MRTWeb) interface now supports additional MODIS data products. MRTWeb is a Web-based tool that enables users to take advantage of all the functions available via the standalone MRT. User…