Getting Started with MODIS Version 6 Land Surface Temperature Data Part 1: All About Accessing Data


Published: April 10, 2017

This video focuses on the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Terra and Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6 Land Surface Temperature data distributed by NASA’s Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC). Information about the MODIS Version 6 Land Surface Temperature data products, changes between the Version 5 and Version 6 products, and how to access the data using NASA’s Earthdata Search is provided.

Relevant Products

Product Long Name
MOD11B3.006 MODIS/Terra Land Surface Temperature/Emissivity Monthly L3 Global 6 km SIN Grid


Name Filters Description
NASA Earthdata Search Browse Image Preview, Direct Download, Order, Search, Subset

Earthdata Search combines the latest EOSDIS service offerings with user experience, research, an…