MODIS/Terra Near Real Time (NRT) L3 Aerosol Optical Thickness, Climate Modeling Grid V005
Entry ID: MOD09CMA_C5_NRT

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Summary
Abstract: MODIS/Terra Near Real Time (NRT) L3 Aerosol Optical Thickness, Climate Modeling Grid V005
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Description: Near real-time (NRT) data are available from MODAPS for certain Aqua and Terra MODIS L0, L1, L2, L2G, and L3 products. Whereas the standard MODIS forward processing acquires 2-hour L0 files for Aqua and Terra from EDOS within 7-8 hours of real time, LANCE-MODIS acquires session-based L0 files from EDOS and the end of the session is available within 10-30 minutes after real time.

Description: The MODIS Land home page is maintained through NASA's Goddard Space Flight
Center and documents various aspects of the land portion of the MODIS program.
Geographic Coverage
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 81.0   S: -81.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: MODAPS
Dataset Title: MODIS/Terra Near Real Time (NRT) L3 Aerosol Optical Thickness, Climate Modeling Grid V005
Dataset Release Date: 2006
Dataset Release Place: Greenbelt, MD
Version: V005
Data Presentation Form: Remote Sensing Image
Online Resource: http://earthdata.nasa.gov/data/nrt-data/data-products/modis
Data Resolution
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 km - < 10 km or approximately .01 degree - < .09 degree
Quality Sensor anomalies may be present.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
MODIS Adaptive Processing System, Biospheric Information Systems Branch, Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences Laboratory, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://modaps.nascom.nasa.gov
Dataset ID: MOD09CMA

Data Center Personnel
Name: MODAPS USER SUPPORT OFFICE
Phone: 301-731-2917, 1-866-506-6347 (toll-free - US only)
Fax: 301-577-6622
Email: modapsuso at sigmaspace.com
Contact Address:
MODAPS USER SUPPORT OFFICE
4801 Forbes Boulevard
City: Lanham
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20706
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 301-731-2923
Email: neal.k.devine at nasa.gov
Publications/References
NASA (2004). EOS Data Products Handbook, Volume 1 (revised). Washington DC:
National Aeronautics and Space Association.
http://eospso.gsfc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/publications/data_p...

NASA (1999). EOS Data Products Handbook, Volume 2. Washington DC: National
Aeronautics and Space Association.
http://eospso.gsfc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/publications/data_p...
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-05-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-02-25
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