Image from TERRA
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 13:03 EDT

More than 400 miles above Earth, a satellite the size of a school bus is earning its frequent flyer miles. On Oct. 6, NASA’s Terra completed 100,000 orbits around Earth. Terra, which launched Dec. 18, 1999, is projected to continue operation into the 2020s.

Image from TERRA
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:33 EDT

NASA's MISR instrument captures Hurricane Florence just off the East Coast. Data from two of its nine cameras is combined to show the storm in 3D

Image from TERRA
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 16:33 EDT

For the first time ever, measurements from NASA Earth-observing research satellites are being used to help combat a potential outbreak of life-threatening cholera. Humanitarian teams in Yemen are targeting areas identified by a NASA-supported project that precisely forecasts high-risk regions based on environmental conditions observed from space.

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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