VIIRS/NPP Moderate Resolution 6-Min L1B Swath 750m

Metadata Updated: August 9, 2018

VIIRS/NPP Moderate Resolution 6-Min L1B Swath 750m (VNP02MOD).

The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Level 1 and Level 2 swath products are generated from the processing of 6 minutes of VIIRS data acquired during the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (SUOMI-NPP) satellite overpass. The VIIRS sensor has 16 moderate-resolution channels (M-bands) that have 16 detectors (16 rows of pixels per scan), that span the wavelengths from 0.412 micron to 12.1 microns. The VNP02MOD product is comprised of 16 bands that are sensitive to visible, near-infrared (NIR), and thermal wavelengths.

The spatial resolution of the instrument at viewing nadir is approximately 750 m for the Moderate-resolution and Day/Night Bands, and 375m for the Imagery bands.

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Where:

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HHMM = Acquisition Hour and Minute

CCC = Collection number

YYYYDDDHHMMSS = Production Date and Time

nc = NetCDF4

Access & Use Information

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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References

https://viirsland.gsfc.nasa.gov/index.html
https://ladsweb.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov/search/
https://ladsweb.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov/archive/allData/5110/

Dates

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

Metadata Source

Harvested from NASA Data.json

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Metadata Created Date August 9, 2018
Metadata Updated Date August 9, 2018
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Homepage URL https://viirsland.gsfc.nasa.gov/index.html
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Data Last Modified 2018-04-04T00:00:00Z
Program Code 026:001
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Related Documents https://viirsland.gsfc.nasa.gov/index.html, https://ladsweb.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov/search/, https://ladsweb.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov/archive/allData/5110/
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