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MODIS Collection 5 Land Product Subsets Web Service

Service Overview

ServiceMODIS Collection 5 Land Product Subsets Web Service
Release date2015-09-15
ProjectMODIS Land Products Subsets
Time Period2002-01-01 to 2013-12-31


The MODIS subsets Web service provides data access capabilities for Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Collection 5 subsets through standards based SOAP (Simple Object Access Protocol) Web service. Through the Web service users can obtain data access functions to execute on their local computing resources. The MODIS Web service is built on ORNL DAAC's MODIS Global subsetting and visualization tool that provides customized subsets and visualization of MODIS land products for any land location on the globe.


Service reference document


ORNL DAAC. 2008. MODIS Collection 5 Land Product Subsets Web Service. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.
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MODIS Land Products Subsets: The goal of the MODIS Land Products Subsets activity is to prepare and distribute subsets of selected MODIS Land Products in a scale and format useful for field researchers. The ORNL DAAC delivers the subsets along with various visualizations and the data are offered as comman separated text files and in GIS compatible format. The subset data are particularly useful for validation and intercomparison in conjunction with other field data.

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