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MOD 08 - Gridded Atmospheric Product

Description:
There are three MODIS Level 3 Atmosphere Products, each covering a different temporal scale: Daily, 8-Day, and Monthly. Each of these Level 3 products contains statistics de-rived from over 100 science parameters from the Level 2 Atmosphere products: Aerosol, Precipitable Water, Cloud, and Atmospheric Profiles. A range of statistical summaries (scalar statistics and 1- and 2-dimensional histograms) are computed, depending on the Level 2 science parameter. Statistics are aggregated to a 1° 1° equal-angle global grid. The daily product contains ~700 statistical summary parameters. The 8-day and monthly products contain ~900 statistical summary parameters.

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Affiliated Team Member: M. King

Affiliated Discipline: Atmosphere

DAAC Description: LAADS

Non-Technical Description: No

EOS Data Description (PDF): Yes

Product Quality History: Yes

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