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April 29, 2019

AppEEARS

Version 2.20 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

April 19, 2019

AppEEARS Combined MODIS

Version 2.19 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

  • The availability of the Terra and Aqua combined Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Lan…
April 8, 2019

Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

Generation of the Terra and Aqua MODIS Land Surface Temperature (MOD/MYD11s) products has resumed with data acquisitions starting February 18, 2019 and is now current in the forward production stream.

Users are encouraged to sign up for the LP DAAC listser…

April 2, 2019

Data Pool NASA Earthdata Search MEaSUREs LSTE

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) Combined ASTER and MODIS Emissivity for Land (CAMEL) Version 2 …

March 29, 2019

ASTER DAR Tool Terra ASTER

Version 3.0 of the ASTER DAR Tool has been released. New features include the following:

  • The DAR Tool now has its own website, where it previously was embedded within the LP DAAC website.
  • Account login capability that utilizes NASA Earthdata authentication …
March 27, 2019

Data Pool NASA Earthdata Search ECOSTRESS

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the availability of the ECOsystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometer Experiment on Space Station (ECOSTRESS) Level 1B Version 1 data products, produced by the National Aerona…

March 25, 2019

Data Pool NASA Earthdata Search DAAC2Disk Utility 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 global Land Cover Dynamics data product (MCD12Q2 V6). The…

March 20, 2019

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is pleased to announce the release of a new LP DAAC website on March 25, 2019. While the web address (https://lpdaac.usgs.gov/) will be the same, the aesthetic and organization of the website …

March 19, 2019

Aqua MODIS Terra MODIS

There has been a temporary delay in the production of the Terra and Aqua MODIS Land Surface Temperature (MOD/MYD11s) products with acquisitions starting February 18, 2019. Production is expected to resume soon, and we apologize for the inconvenience to us…

March 11, 2019

ECOSTRESS

The ECOsystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometer Experiment on Space Station (ECOSTRESS) will measure the temperature of plants and use that information to better understand how much water plants need and how they respond to stress.

The ECOSTRESS Science Team a…

Feb. 28, 2019

AppEEARS HEG

The downloadable MODIS Reprojection Tool (MRT) and MRTSwath tool have been retired. Users are encouraged to use NASA's HDF-EOS to GeoTIFF (HEG) downloadable conversion tool or the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AppEE…

Feb. 22, 2019

AppEEARS

Version 2.16 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 the National …
Feb. 15, 2019

The downloadable MODIS Reprojection Tool (MRT) and MRTSwath tool will be retired on February 28, 2019. Users are encouraged to download these tools prior to February 28th. Note: No updates or maintenance will be done on the tools after February 28th. Oth…

Feb. 12, 2019

AppEEARS S-NPP VIIRS

Version 2.15 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

  • The availability of the new NASA-produced S-NPP Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Bidirec…
Feb. 5, 2019

GEDI

GEDI, or Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI), was successfully launched to the International Space Station (ISS) on-board a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on December 5, 2018 and is now in its commis…