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Terra Product Descriptions: MOD09Q1N

Last update: February 9 2015

Data Set Short Name:
MOD09Q1N

Data Set Long Name:
MODIS/Terra Surface Reflectance Rolling 8Day L3 Global 250m SIN Grid

Platform:
Terra

Instrument:
MODIS

Product Description:
The MODIS Near Real Time (NRT) product, MOD09Q1N provides Band 1 and 2 data at 250 meter resolution in a daily rolling 8-day gridded level-3 product in the Sinusoidal projection. Each MOD09Q1N pixel contains the best possible L2G observation during an 8-day period as selected on the basis of high observation coverage low view angle the absence of clouds or cloud shadow and aerosol loading. Science Data Sets provided for this product include reflectance values for Bands 1 and 2 and a quality rating.

Production Frequency:
288 file per day

Spatial Coverage:
Global

Spatial Resolution:
250m

File Size MB:
60

Citation:

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

Data Authors:

Dataset DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/MODIS/MOD09Q1N.NRT.006


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