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MODIS/Aqua Surface Reflectance 8-Day L3 Global 500m SIN Grid V006
Entry ID: MYD09A1


Summary
Abstract: The MYD09A1 Version 6 product provides an estimate of the surface spectral reflectance of AQUA MODIS Bands 1-7 corrected for atmospheric conditions such as gasses, aerosols, and Rayleigh scattering. Provided along with the seven 500 m reflectance bands are a Quality layer and four observation bands. For each pixel, a value is selected from all the acquisitions within the 8-day composite period. The criteria for the pixel choice include cloud and solar zenith. When several acquisitions meet the criteria the pixel with the minimum channel 3 (blue) value is used. Validation at stage 3 has been achieved for all MODIS Surface Reflectance products.

Purpose: Science Research
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 006
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-05-04
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
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