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MODIS/Terra Near Real Time (NRT) Snow Cover 5-Min L2 Swath 500m, Version 5
Entry ID: MOD10_L2_C5_NRT

Abstract: MODIS/Terra Near Real Time (NRT) Snow Cover 5-Min L2 Swath 500m (MOD10_L2) contains snow cover and quality assurance (QA) data, latitudes, and longitudes in HDF-EOS format, along with corresponding metadata. Latitude and longitude geolocation fields are at 5 km resolution, while all other fields are at 500 m resolution. Version 5 (V005) has two separate snow cover fields: one incorporating the ... View entire text
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Description: LANCE Near Real Time (NRT) Data Products
Geographic Coverage
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 5NRT
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2015-12-27
Stop Date: 2016-01-07
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 5 min
ISO Topic Category
Quality Quality indicators for MODIS snow data are represented by AutomaticQualityFlag and ScienceQualityFlag metadata objects and their corresponding explanations, AutomaticQualityFlagExplanation and ScienceQualityFlagExplanation, in the CoreMetadata.0 global attribute, in custom local attributes associated with the snow cover Science Data Set (SDS), and also in the Snow Cover PixelQA data field. These ... View entire text
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Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-09-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27