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VIIRS/NPP Imagery Resolution Terrain-Corrected Geolocation L1 6-Min Swath 375m NRT
Entry ID: VNP03IMG_NRT_1

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Summary
Abstract:

The VNP03IMG, a Near Real Time (NRT) product, includes the geolocation fields that are calculated for each VIIRS imagery resolution band (I-band) Line of sight (LOS) for all orbits at the nominal resolution of 375 m. The locations and ancillary information correspond to the intersection of the centers of each Field of View (FOV) from 32 detectors in an ideal I-band on the Earth's surface. A ...


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Description: NASA LANCE Near Real Time Data Product Information

Description: Direct access to data from MODAPS public ftp site.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: VCST Team
Dataset Title: VIIRS/NPP Imagery Resolution Terrain-Corrected Geolocation L1 6-Min Swath 375m NRT
Dataset Release Date: 2017-07-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: MODAPS at NASA/GSFC
Dataset Publisher: LANCEMODIS
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/earth-observation-data/near-real-time/do...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2017-08-05T00:00:00.000Z
Quality This is a near real-time (NRT) product that has undergone expedited processing to make it available within 3 hours of observation time to meet the needs of the NRT applications community. NRT data are subject to geolocation errors or reprocessing. Usually the geolocationalerrors are minimal (less than 100 meters), however, there are situations, particularly before and after spacecraft maneuvers and during space weather events, when the difference can increase up to several kilometers.
Access Constraints No constraints but users need to be registered with the ESDIS User Registration system (https://urs.eosdis.nasa.gov/users/new) to download files via the FTP site.
Data Set Progress
ACTIVE
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (FTP)
Distribution Format: NetCDF5
Fees: No Fee
Personnel
Guoqing "Gary" Lin
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 301.614.5451
Email: Gary.Lin at nasa.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2017-08-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-16