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EASE-Grid 2.0 Land Cover Classifications Derived from Boston University MODIS/Terra Land Cover Data, Version 1 (NSIDC-0610)
Data set:
NSIDC-0610
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Version Summary
Initial release

Overview

These data provide land cover classifications derived from the Boston University MOD12Q1 V004 MODIS/Terra 1 km Land Cover Product (Friedl et al. 2002). The data are available in various EASE-Grid 2.0 azimuthal and global projections, in multiple spatial resolutions ranging from 3 km to 100 km. The data are in flat binary, 1 byte files that are stored by row.
Data Contributor(s):
  • Mary
    Brodzik
  • Kenneth
    Knowles
Parameter(s):
LAND USE/LAND COVER CLASSIFICATION
Platform(s):
TERRA
Sensor(s):
MODIS
Data Format(s):
Binary
Temporal Coverage:
1 July 2000 to 31 December 2000
Temporal Resolution:
Spatial Resolution:
Varies
Varies
Spatial Coverage:
N:
0
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180
N:
90
S:
0
E:
180
W:
-180
N:
90
S:
-90
E:
180
W:
-180

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