MODIS/Terra Level 1B Subsampled Calibrated Radiance 5Km (MOD02SSH, Collection 004 and 005)
Entry ID: MOD02SSH

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Abstract: This data type (MOD02SSH) is a subsample from the MODIS Level 1B 1-km data.
Every fifth pixel is taken from the MOD021KM product and written out to
MOD02SSH. The subsampling starts at the third frame, and at the third line.
Here, "frame" and "line" are naming conventions for pixels along and across the
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Description: Access Collection 5 dataset MOD02SSH from the LAADS FTP server.
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Geographic Coverage
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: MCST Team
Dataset Title: MODIS/Terra Level 1B Subsampled Calibrated Radiance 5Km (MOD02SSH)
Version: Collection 005
Issue Identification: MOD02SSH
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-03-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 5 km at nadir
Longitude Resolution: 5 km at nadir
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 km - < 10 km or approximately .01 degree - < .09 degree
Temporal Resolution: Two day repeat observations with a repeat orbit pattern every 16 days.
Temporal Resolution Range: Daily - < Weekly
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Data Center
L1 and Atmosphere Archive and Distribution 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:
Dataset ID: MOD02SSH Collection 005

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 301-731-2917, 1-866-506-6347 (toll-free - US only)
Fax: 301-577-6622
Email: modapsuso at
Contact Address:
LAADS User Support Team
4801 Forbes Boulevard
City: Lanham
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20706
Country: USA
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Distribution Format: HDF
Phone: 301-352-2109
Email: at
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Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-09-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-06-10
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