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NASA Earth Observatory Monthly Global Images
Entry ID: NASA_EARTH_OBSERVATORY_MONTHLY

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Summary
Abstract: The NASA Earth Observatory produces high-quality global images monthly for
public use and distribution. These monthly global images provides
web-resolution copies of each of the monthly maps, along with links to
8km/pixel and 2km/pixel JPEGs, and full-resolution torrents.
Related URL
Description: Access to images.

Description: NASA Earth Observatory homepage.
Multimedia Sample
Small multimedia sample image
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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: NASA
Dataset Title: NASA Earth Observatory Monthly Global Images
Dataset Publisher: NASA
Data Presentation Form: imagery
Online Resource: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/Newsroom/BlueMarble/BlueMarble_mon...
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 8km
Longitude Resolution: 8km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 km - < 10 km or approximately .01 degree - < .09 degree
Access Constraints Because of the very large image sizes, we must limit the number of 500 meter
per pixel files downloaded each day. To request data, please send email to:
eo-bmng@eodomo.gsfc.nasa.gov Data is made available on a first come/first serve
basis.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Earth Observatory, Earth Observing System, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: LORRAINE REMER
Email: lorraine.a.remer at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA
Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 613.2
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: JPEG
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-02-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-11-17

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