On Wednesday, August 23, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon) (USA Mountain Time), AMSR-E, Aquarius, IceBridge, ICESat/GLAS, MEaSUREs, MODIS, NISE, SMAP, and VIIRS data will not be available due to system maintenance.

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AMSR-E data are available from two sources: the Data Pool and Reverb. The following table provides a link and brief description for each data source.

Data Source Link Data Source Information
Data Pool
The Data Pool provides direct Secure Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTPS) access to NSIDC Earth Observing System (EOS) data, including the entire archive of AMSR-E data.
Earthdata Search
Search and discover the entire archive of ICESat/GLAS data, as well as data from NSIDC and other Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) data centers.


Note: The highest version number represents the best quality data available.