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Data Description

    Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Data Records from Suomi NPP - This data family contains the raw, sensor and environmental data records from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on board the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (S-NPP) satellite. VIIRS is a scanning radiometer that collects visible and infrared imagery and radiometric measurements of the land, atmosphere, cryosphere, and oceans. VIIRS data is used to measure cloud and aerosol properties, ocean color, sea and land surface temperature, ice motion and temperature, fires, and Earth's albedo. VIIRS extends and improves upon a series of measurements initiated by the NOAA Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) and the NASA Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS).

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(maximum range is 366 days)

Start Date
(format: YYYY-MM-DD)

Start DateStart Time (UTC)
(format: HH:MM:SS)

End Date
(format: YYYY-MM-DD)
End DateStart to EndEnd Time (UTC)
(format: HH:MM:SS)
Specify the range of the times for: Each Day Or The Entire Range Of Days

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VIIRS Aerosol (aggregated) EDR Ellipsoid Geolocation (GAERO) (public 05/02/2012)
VIIRS Cloud Aggregated EDR Ellipsoid Geolocation (GCLDO) (public 04/27/13)
VIIRS Near Constant Contrast (NCC) EDR Ground Track Mercator (GTM) Geolocation (GNCCO) (public 07/18
VIIRS Net Heat Flux EDR Geolocation (GNHFO) (restricted)
Enviromental Data Record
VIIRS Aerosol Optical Thickness (AOT) EDR (VAOOO) (public 05/02/2012)
VIIRS Cloud Base Height EDR (VCBHO) (public 04/27/2013)
VIIRS Cloud Cover Layers EDR (VCCLO) (public 04/27/2013)
VIIRS Cloud Effective Particle Size EDR (VCEPO) (public 04/27/2013)
VIIRS Cloud Mask EDR (VICMO) (public 05/16/2016)
VIIRS Cloud Optical Thickness EDR (VCOTO) (public 04/27/2013)
VIIRS Cloud Top Height EDR (VCTHO) (public 04/27/2013)
VIIRS Cloud Top Pressure EDR (VCTPO) (public 04/27/2013)
VIIRS Cloud Top Temperature EDR (VCTTO) (public 04/27/2013)
VIIRS Ice Surface Temperature EDR (VISTO) (public 10/15/2012)
VIIRS Land Surface Temperature EDR (VLSTO) (public 08/10/2012)
VIIRS Near Constant Contrast Imagery EDR (VNCCO) (public 07/18/2012)
VIIRS Net Heat Flux EDR (VNHFO) (restricted)
VIIRS Ocean Color/Chlorophyll EDR (VOCCO) (public 02/06/2012)
VIIRS Sea Ice Characterization EDR (VSICO) (public 10/15/2012)
VIIRS Sea Surface Temperature EDR (VSSTO) (public 01/22/2012)
VIIRS Snow Cover/Depth Binary Map EDR (VSCMO) (public 10/15/2012)
VIIRS Snow Cover/Depth Snow Fraction EDR (VSCDO) (public 10/15/2012)
VIIRS Surface Albedo EDR (VISAO) (restricted)
VIIRS Surface Type EDR (VSTYO) (public 01/29/2013)
VIIRS Suspended Matter EDR (VSUMO) (public 05/12/2012)
VIIRS Vegetation Index EDR (VIVIO) (public 05/02/2012)
Application Related Product
VIIRS Active Fires ARP (AVAFO) (public 04/03/2012)



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