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MODIS Data

Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer

MODIS Sinusoidal Grid

sinusoidal image
        • Tiles are 10 degrees by 10 degrees at the equator.
        • The tile coordinate system starts at (0,0) (horizontal tile number, vertical tile number) in the upper left corner and proceeds right (horizontal) and downward (vertical). The tile in the bottom right corner is (35,17).