MODIS/Aqua Monthly Vegetation Indices Global 1x1 degree V005 (MYDVI) at GES DISC

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Abstract: Gridded MODIS vegetation indices product for northern Eurasia

The gridded MODIS vegetation indices product presents gridded statistical summaries of standard 0.05 CMG MODIS Aqua Vegetation Indices Monthly product MYD13C2 (Huete et al, 2002) collection 5. The product is intended for use in Giovanni system focused on regional (NEESPI) analysis of surface processes and climate modeling. ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: GES DISC Northern Eurasian Earth Science Partnership Initiative Project
Dataset Title: MODIS/Aqua Monthly Vegetation Indices Global 1x1 degree
Dataset Release Date: 2006-11
Dataset Release Place: Greenbelt, MD, USA
Dataset Publisher: NASA NEESPI Data and Service Center
Version: 005
Issue Identification: MYDVI
Data Presentation Form: Digital Browse Data
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-07-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 Degree
Longitude Resolution: 1 Degree
Horizontal Resolution Range: 100 km - < 250 km or approximately 1 degree - < 2.5 degrees
Temporal Resolution: Monthly
Temporal Resolution Range: Monthly - < Annual
Access Constraints None
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Data Center
NEESPI, Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (formerly Goddard DAAC), Global Change Data Center, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 301-614-5224
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: gsfc-help-disc at
Contact Address:
Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center
Code 610.2
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online (FTP)
Distribution Size: 1029 KB
Distribution Format: HDF
Fees: No Fee
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Huete, A., Didan, K., Miura, T., Rodriguez, E.P., Gao, X., Ferreira, L.G., 2002. Overview of the radiometric and biophysical performance of the MODIS vegetation indices. Remote Sensing of Environment, 83 (1-2): 195-213.

Miura, T., Huete, A., Yoshioka, H., 2000. Evaluation of sensor calibration uncertainties on vegetation indices for MODIS. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 38 (3): 1399-1409.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-05-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-01-03
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