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MODIS/Terra Clear Sky Radiance 8-Day Composite Daily L3 Global 25km Equal Area V006
Entry ID: MODCSR_8

Abstract: The MODCSR_8 product is created from composited MODCSR_D files. Nine clear-sky radiance and reflectance statistics (bands 1-7 and 17-36, see description of the MODCSR_G product for description of statistics) are produced for day and night separately, for every calendar day from the previous eight days (eight MODCSR_D files). There must be valid clear-sky data from at least four of the eight days in order to generate a MODCSR_8 output file. The statistics include observed minus calculated data from bands 20, 22-25, and 27-36 and numbers of land vs. water observations. The data is global in extent at 25-km resolution. MODCSR_8 files are in Hierarchical Data Format (HDF). A typical file size is approximately 870MB.

Data set information:

Purpose: Science Research
Related URL
Description: MODIS Atmosphere Data Availability
Geographic Coverage
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 6
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-12-18
Data Set Progress
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-07-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-02-09