Data Set ID: 
NSIDC-0151

CLPX-Satellite: MODIS Radiances, Reflectances, Snow Cover and Related Grids, Version 1

This data set provides Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) data as part of the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX). Parameters include radiances, surface reflectance, snow cover, land surface temperature/emissivity, and vegetation indices.

This is the most recent version of these data.

Version Summary: 

Initial release

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Data: Data integrity verified

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Parameter(s):
  • SURFACE RADIATIVE PROPERTIES > EMISSIVITY
  • SURFACE THERMAL PROPERTIES > LAND SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • SURFACE RADIATIVE PROPERTIES > REFLECTANCE
  • SNOW/ICE > SNOW COVER
  • SNOW/ICE
  • VEGETATION > VEGETATION INDEX
  • VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS > VISIBLE IMAGERY
  • VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS > VISIBLE RADIANCE
Data Format(s):
  • HDF-EOS
Spatial Coverage:
N: 42, 
S: 38.5, 
E: -104, 
W: -108.5
Platform(s):TERRA
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):MODIS
Temporal Coverage:
  • 15 February 2002 to 15 May 2002
  • 15 February 2003 to 15 May 2003
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Terry Haran

Geographic Coverage

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As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Haran, T. 2003. CLPX-Satellite: MODIS Radiances, Reflectances, Snow Cover and Related Grids, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/E9PAQOER1YQA. [Date Accessed].

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