MODIS/Terra Surface Reflectance Daily L2G Global 500m SIN Grid V004

Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center
Publication_Date: 2006
Title: MODIS/Terra Surface Reflectance Daily L2G Global 500m SIN Grid V004
Edition:
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: Remote Sensing Image
Series_Information:
Series_Name:
Issue_Identification:
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA
Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Other_Citation_Details:
Online_Linkage: http://lpdaac.usgs.gov
Description:
Abstract:
This product has been discontinued. The MODIS Surface Reflectance Daily L2G Global 500m SIN Grid product, MOD09GHK, is a seven-band product computed from the MODIS Level 1B land Bands 1-7. The product is an estimate of the surface spectral reflectance for each Band as it would have been measured at ground level if there were no atmospheric scattering or absorption. The correction scheme includes corrections for the effect of atmospheric gases, aerosols, and thin cirrus clouds; it is applied to all Level 1B pixels that pass the Level 1B quality control. The correction uses Band 26 to detect cirrus clouds, the approach used in MOD04 and MOD05 for water vapor, aerosol correction, and NCEP for ozone; the best available climatology data are used if the MODIS water vapor, aerosol, or ozone products are unavailable. The Level 2G surface reflectance product is the input for the generation of several land products: 8-day Surface Reflectance, Vegetation Indices (VIs), Bidirectional Reflectance Distribution Function (BRDF), thermal anomaly, snow/ice, and Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation/Leaf Area Index (FPAR/LAI). V004 Data Set Characteristics (decommissioned): Area: ~10 degrees x 10 degrees lat/long Image Dimensions: 2400 x 2400 rows/columns File Size: 200 MB Resolution: ~500 meters Projection: Sinusoidal Data Format: HDF-EOS Science Data Sets (SDS HDF Layers): 10 V003 Data Set Characteristics (decommissioned): Area: ~10 degrees x 10 degrees lat/long Image Dimensions: 2400 x 2400 rows/columns File Size: ~50 - 500 MB Resolution: ~500 meters Projection: Integerized Sinusoidal Data Format: HDF-EOS Science Data Sets (SDS HDF Layers): 10 V001 Data Set Characteristics (decommisssioned): Area: ~10 degrees x 10 degrees lat/long Image Dimensions: 2400 x 2400 rows/columns File Size: ~50 - 500MB Resolution: 500 meters Projection: Integerized Sinusoidal Data Format: HDF-EOS Science Data Sets (SDS HDF Layers): 10
Purpose:
Not Available
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) publications written by the MODIS Science Team: [available online at http://modis.gsfc.nasa.gov/sci_team/pubs/] National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2000, MODIS data products catalog (EOS AM platform): [Greenbelt, Maryland], Goddard Space Flight Center, http://modis.gsfc.nasa.gov/data/dataprod/index.php. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, revised 2004, EOS Reference Handbook, a Guide to NASA's Earth Science Enterprise and the Earth Observing System: Greenbelt, Maryland, Goddard Space Flight Center, 261 p. [available online in pdf format at http://eospso.gsfc.nasa.gov/ftp_docs/data_products_1.pdf].
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 20000609
Ending_Date: 20061231
Currentness_Reference:Unknown
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -180.0
East_Bounding_Coordinate: 180.0
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 60.0
South_Bounding_Coordinate: -80.0
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD PLATFORM
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD INSTRUMENT
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: PROJECT
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: DATA SET LANGUAGE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > LAND SURFACE > SURFACE RADIATIVE PROPERTIES > REFLECTANCE
Theme_Keyword: TERRA > EARTH OBSERVING SYSTEM, TERRA (AM-1)
Theme_Keyword: MODIS > MODERATE-RESOLUTION IMAGING SPECTRORADIOMETER
Theme_Keyword: EOSDIS > EARTH OBSERVING SYSTEM DATA INFORMATION SYSTEM
Theme_Keyword: ESIP > EARTH SCIENCE INFORMATION PARTNERS PROGRAM
Theme_Keyword: Daac
Theme_Keyword: Lp Daac
Theme_Keyword: Eosdis
Theme_Keyword: Usgs/eros
Theme_Keyword: Esip
Theme_Keyword: Usgs
Theme_Keyword: Lpdaac
Theme_Keyword: CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
Theme_Keyword: GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Theme_Keyword: ENGLISH
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL LAND
Access_Constraints: This product has been discontinued.
Use_Constraints:
None
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: LP DAAC USER SERVICES
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: LP DAAC User Services
Address: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
Address: Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center
Address: 47914 252nd Street
City: Sioux Falls
State_or_Province: SD
Postal_Code: 57198-0001
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (Toll Free) (866) 573-3222
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (605) 594-6116
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (605) 594-6963
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: LPDAAC@usgs.gov
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Sensor anomalies may be present.
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Not Available
Completeness_Report:
Not Available
Lineage:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Not Available
Process_Date: Unknown
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Latitude_Resolution: 500 m
Longitude_Resolution: 500 m
Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: LP DAAC > Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center
Contact_Person: LP DAAC USER SERVICES
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: LP DAAC User Services
Address: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
Address: Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center
Address: 47914 252nd Street
City: Sioux Falls
State_or_Province: SD
Postal_Code: 57198-0001
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (Toll Free) (866) 573-3222
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (605) 594-6116
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (605) 594-6963
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: LPDAAC@usgs.gov
Resource_Description: MOD09GHK
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
https://lpdaac.usgs.gov/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
https://lpdaac.usgs.gov/
Access_Instructions:
The Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC) is one of several discipline-specific data centers within the NASA Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS). The LP DAAC Web page provides information about available data products, services, documentation, order interfaces, and tools.
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://modis-land.gsfc.nasa.gov/
Access_Instructions:
The MODIS Land home page is maintained through NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center and documents various aspects of the land component of the MODIS mission.
Fees: Not Available
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20030102
Metadata_Review_Date: 20130610
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: GCMD User Support Office
Contact_Organization: NASA Global Change Master Directory
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Not Available
City: Lanham
State_or_Province: MD
Postal_Code: 20706
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: Not Available
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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