ASTER Global Emissivity Dataset (GED) Monthly Version 4 Data Available March 24, 2016

March 24, 2016

The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) archives and distributes ASTER GED Monthly Version 4 emissivity product that has been produced at 0.05° (~5 km) resolution. These data currently have a date range from 2000 to 2015, with updates expected annually.

The ASTER GED Version 3 provides an average emissivity at a ~100 m and ~1 km, while ASTER GED Version 4 provides a monthly emissivity at a ~5 km spatial resolution.

The ASTER GED Version 4 product science files are .h5 file types for the .HDF5 format and .nc for .NetCDF4 format.

For additional product information, see the following product pages:

ASTER GED Version 4 data may be downloaded via HTTP by visiting the following data clients:

For further information, contact LP DAAC User Services.