Release of AppEEARS Version 3.12

Sep 20, 2022

Version 3.12 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release adds version 6.1 of two Terra and Aqua combined Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) products providing global environmental data. The newly available products include:

  • MODIS/Terra+Aqua Land Cover Type Yearly L3 Global 500m SIN Grid Version 6.1 (MCD12Q1)
  • MODIS/Terra+Aqua Land Cover Dynamics Yearly L3 Global 500m SIN Grid Version 6.1 (MCD12Q2)

About AρρEEARS

AρρEEARS offers a simple and efficient way to perform data access and transformation processes by enabling users to download only the data they need. AρρEEARS provides access to a wide range of geospatial data from multiple federal archives, including MODIS onboard the Terra and Aqua satellites, the Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) mission, Daymet gridded weather parameters, ASTER Global Digital Elevation Model (GDEM) Version 3, and population information from the Gridded Population of the World (GPW) collection.

A complete listing of data products available in AρρEEARS can be found on the Available Products List. Additional resources for using AρρEEARS are available on the LP DAAC E-Learning Page.

If you have questions, please contact LP DAAC User Services.