Image from TERRA
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 13:51 EST

The state of New South Wales (NSW) in south eastern Australia is continuing to experience devastating bushfires due to the dry tinder-like atmosphere in the territory: high winds, dry lightning and continuing heat.

Image from TERRA
Fri, 08 Nov 2019 09:56 EST

Smoke billows from the scores of bushfires on Australia east coast in this image captured by NASA's Terra satellite on Nov. 08, 2019, using the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument onboard.

Image from TERRA
Tue, 05 Nov 2019 19:03 EST

The Earth-observing mission ECOSTRESS reveals how the massive rainforest fires this past August spread in dry areas visible only to this specialized sensor.

MOPITT Data

The MOPITT website informs a broad audience about MOPITT data and products.

MOPITT CO data March 23, 2000

MOPITT CO data March 23, 2000

MOPITT data are are available from several archives:

 

 MOPITT Data Products For Novice Data Users

MOPITT Data Products For Professional Data Users
Scientists and researchers can access version 4,5, and 6 are currently publicly available.

  • MOPITT Data Products (detailed descriptions listed with product)
  • MOPITT Data User’s Guides (recommended for scientists)
  • MOPITT Product Visualization – Pre-generated plots show global distributions of carbon monoxide for specific days or months of the Terra mission available through the MOPITT website. Advanced users benefit from using these plots to quickly identify potentially interesting geographical areas for analysis, such as regions where large-scale biomass burning might be taking place.

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