MODIS Scanning Swath

MODIS Scanning Swath
  • Credit:

    Reto Stockli, NASA GSFC

Moderate-resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) will provide comprehensive measurements of ocean life (phytoplankton), land vegetation, cloud cover, and fires.

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  • Data Date:

    December 18, 1999
  • Visualization Date:

    December 18, 1999
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration