Knowledge Base

VIIRS Tools and Services

The following table lists the tools and services available for VIIRS data.

Tool Description
Earthdata Search NASA's newest search and order tool for subsetting, reprojecting, and reformatting data.
HDF Data Viewer A visual tool for browsing and editing HDF4 and HDF5 files.
Panoply netCDF, HDF, and GRIB Data Viewer Cross-platform application that plots geo-gridded arrays from netCDF, HDF, and GRIB data sets.
The VIIRS Conversion Toolkit (VCTK) An ENVI plugin that can ingest, process, and georeference every known VIIRS data product using either a graphical widget interface or a batch programmatic interface. This includes VIIRS products distributed with EASE-Grid projections.
HEG HDF-EOS to GeoTIFF Conversion Tool This free tool converts many types of HDF-EOS data to GeoTIFF, native binary, or HDF-EOS grid format. It also has reprojection, resampling, subsetting, stitching (mosaicing), and metadata preservation and creation capabilities.