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TOA Reflectance Red/NIR - MODIS, North and Central Australia coverage

Last modified by Matt Paget on 2016/07/01 06:05

Top-Of-Atmosphere Reflectance Red/NIR 250m from MODIS/Terra and MODIS/Aqua

Link to the data

DescriptorData link
Persistent URLhttp://www.auscover.org.au/purl/modis-toa-red-nir-northern-aust
GeoTIFFhttp://auscover.modis.org.au/modis-toa

Overview

This product provides Top-Of-Atmosphere (TOA) reflectances for MODIS bands 1 and 2, i.e. Red and Near-Infrared (NIR) reflectance with oceans masked out. 

It is ready to use for semi-automatic mapping of burned areas. Inputs are daily day time observations from MODIS sensors on Terra and Aqua.

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Key specifications

Spatial resolution0.0025°
Spatial coverageNorth and Central Australia
Temporal resolution½ day
Temporal coverage2000 - present
Sensor & platformMODIS/Terra, MODIS/Aqua
Custodianmaitec
Version1.0
Algorithmtop-of-atmosphere reflectance derived from L1b normalised radiance and solar zenith angle, oceans masked out

Future development

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Background

Overview

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Algorithm

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Quality

Quality and limitations

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Data completeness

2000 - present.

Validation

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Product variants

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Other specifications

CitationMODIS Top-Of-Atmosphere Reflectance Red/NIR
Data sourceCharles Darwin University, maitec
Geographical coverage110°E–154°E, 44°S–9°S
Coordinate systemGeographic; Datum: WGS84
Positional accuracy0.00125°
Accuracyn/a
Completeness2000 - present
Update plann/a
Use limitationCreative Commons - Attribution (cc-by)
Use constraintsCreative Commons - Attribution (cc-by)
ContactDr Stefan Maier
auscover@maitec.com.au

References

Documentation

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Links

Tutorials

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