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Terra Product Descriptions: MOD09GQ

Last update: February 9 2015

Data Set Short Name:
MOD09GQ

Data Set Long Name:
MODIS/Terra Surface Reflectance Daily L2G Global 250m SIN Grid

Platform:
Terra

Instrument:
MODIS

Product Description:
The MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) level-2G Global 250m product (MOD09GQ) provides Bands 1 and 2 at a 250-meter resolution in a daily gridded L2G product in the Sinusoidal projection. Science Data Sets provided for this product include reflectance for Bands 1 and 2 a quality rating observation coverage and observation number. This product is meant to be used in conjunction withMOD09GA where important quality and viewing geometry information is stored.
Additional information at LPDAAC:

https://lpdaac.usgs.gov/dataset_discovery/modis/modis_products_table

Production Frequency:
331 file per day

Spatial Coverage:
Global

Spatial Resolution:
250m

File Size (MB):
~84

Citation:
Eric Vermote, Robert Wolfe - NASA GSFC and MODAPS SIPS-NASA. (2015). MOD09GQ MODIS and the Terra Surface Reflectance Daily L2G Global 250m SIN Grid V006. NASA EOSDIS LP DAAC. http://doi.org/10.5067/MODIS/MOD09GQ.006

Dataset Originator/Creator:
MODIS Land Science Team/MODIS Adaptive Processing System (MODAPS)

Data Authors:
Eric Vermote

Dataset DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/MODIS/MOD09GQ.NRT.006


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