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MODIS/Aqua Level 3 Global Ocean Standard Mapped Product Suite
Entry ID: OBPG_MODIS_AQUA_L3_MAPPED

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Summary
Abstract: This data set consists of satellite measurements of global ocean color and sea
surface temperature (SST) data obtained by the Moderate Resolution Imaging
Spectroradiometer (MODIS), in orbit on the Aqua (formerly EOS PM) platform.
MODIS ocean color and SST products are processed and distributed by the Ocean
Biology Processing Group (OBPG). MODIS Aqua processing details can be found at
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Parent DIF
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-07-04
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 4, 9 km
Longitude Resolution: 4, 9 km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 km - < 10 km or approximately .01 degree - < .09 degree
Temporal Resolution: Cumulative
Temporal Resolution Range: Monthly Climatology
Quality For data quality information on MODIS SST products performed by the Ocean
Biology Processing Group (OBPG) see
http://oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov/DOCS/modis_sst/
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Publications of research results utilizing these data must acknowledge the
Ocean Biology Processing Group (OBPG) at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center,
Greenbelt, MD, USA.
Data Set Progress
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Originating Center
Data Center
Ocean Biology Processing Group (OBPG), Global Change Data Center, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: GENE CARL FELDMAN
Phone: (301) 286-9428
Fax: (301) 286-0268
Email: gene.c.feldman at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
Data System Manager
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 614.8
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Format: HDF
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-05-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-10-23

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