ASTER DEM Software Upgrade

Jan 10, 2010

The software used to generate ASTER digital elevation models and orthorectified products has been upgraded to a new version. The major modifications in this release include enhancement of horizontal resolution and improvement of water body detection. The minimum detectable water body size was changed from 12 sq. km to 1 sq. km.

Please contact LP DAAC User Services for additional information or if you have questions.