Getting Started with MODIS Version 6 Thermal Anomalies and Fire Data Part 1: All About Accessing the Data.

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Published: April 5, 2017

This video focuses on the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Terra and Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6 Thermal Anomalies and Fire data distributed by NASA’s Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC). Information about the MODIS Version 6 Thermal Anomalies and Fire 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
MOD14A1.006 MODIS/Terra Thermal Anomalies/Fire Daily L3 Global 1 km SIN Grid
MOD14A2.006 MODIS/Terra Thermal Anomalies/Fire 8-Day L3 Global 1 km SIN Grid
MYD14A1.006 MODIS/Aqua Thermal Anomalies/Fire Daily L3 Global 1 km SIN Grid
MYD14A2.006 MODIS/Aqua Thermal Anomalies/Fire 8-Day L3 Global 1 km SIN Grid

Tools

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

Earthdata Search combines the latest EOSDIS service offerings with user e…