Monterey Area Ship Tracks (MAST) MODIS Airborne Simulator (MAS) Level-1B Data Products

Metadata Updated: August 9, 2018

The objective of the Monterey Area Ship Tracks (MAST) campaign was to study cloud formation from ocean vessels off of the central California coast. The data was collected for the MODIS Airborne Simulator (MAS) project. This data will help define, develope, and test algorithms for the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) sensor which is a key sensor of NASA's Earth Observing System (EOS). The MAST data are available from the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Level 1 and Atmosphere Archive and Distribution System (LAADS). Browse imagery of the data may be viewed from the MODIS Homepage at: To order HDF formatted MAS data, link to the LAADS homepage at: .

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date August 9, 2018
Metadata Updated Date August 9, 2018

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date August 9, 2018
Metadata Updated Date August 9, 2018
Unique Identifier C1219223783-LAADS
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Data First Published 1970-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
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Metadata Type geospatial
Data Last Modified 1970-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
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Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Government > National Aeronautics and Space Administration > NASA/GSFC/SED/ESD/HBSL/BISB/LAADS
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Temporal 1994-06-11T00:00:00Z/1994-06-30T23:59:59Z
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