Global Surface Reflectance and Sea Surface Temperature

Global Surface Reflectance and Sea Surface Temperature
  • Credit:

    MODIS Instrument Team, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center,

MODIS provides frequent (every 1-2 days) global views of many of the Earth's vital signs. This image shows a false-color land surface, derived using MODIS' Surface Reflectance Product, and a false-color sea surface temperature map (red and yellow are warmer, blues are cooler).

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  • Data Date:

    April 18, 2000
  • Visualization Date:

    April 18, 2000
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration