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Central Equatorial Pacific Experiment (CEPEX) MODIS Airborne Simulator (MAS) Level-1B Data Products

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  • Abstract
    The objective of the Central Equatorial Pacific Experiment (CEPEX) campaign was to study the effects that Cirrus cloud radiative and surface evaporation properties have on limiting maximum surface temperature in the equatorial Pacific. The data was collected for the MODIS Airborne Simulator (MAS) project. This data will help define, develope, and test algorithms for the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) sensor which is a key sensor of NASA's Earth Observing System (EOS). The CEPEX data are available from the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center L1 and Atmosphere Archive and Distribution System (GSFC/LAADS). The data cover the central equatorial Pacific ocean only. Browse imagery of the data may be viewed from the MODIS Homepage at: http://mas.arc.nasa.gov/data/deploy_html/cepex_home.html To order HDF formatted MAS data, link to the LAADS homepage at: http://ladsweb.nascom.nasa.gov/data/MAS.html . [Summary adapted from the GSFC/GES/DISC DAAC homepage and CEPEX Homepage]
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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR
    • EVAPORATION
    • SURFACE EVAPORATION RATES
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD TYPES
    • CIRRUS CLOUDS
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
    • NET RADIATION
    • CIRRUS RADIATIVE EFFECTS
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING
    • INFRARED WAVELENGTHS
    • INFRARED IMAGERY
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING
    • VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS
    • VISIBLE IMAGERY
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  • EOSDIS
  • HDF
  • IMAGERY
  • LEVEL-1B
  • MAS
ISO Topic Categories
  • CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
  • IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER
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    NASA ER-2
    Instruments
    • MAS
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    • MODIS
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Project Short Name Campaigns Project Dates
CEPEX No campaigns listed. No dates provided.
EOS No campaigns listed. No dates provided.
EOSDIS No campaigns listed. No dates provided.
ESIP No campaigns listed. No dates provided.

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Location Keywords
    • OCEAN
    • PACIFIC OCEAN
    • CENTRAL EQUATORIAL PACIFIC OCEAN

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  • NASA/GSFC/SED/ESD/HBSL/BISB/LAADS
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    L1 and Atmosphere Archive and Distribution System,Biospheric Information Systems Branch, Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences Laboratory, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA

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    LAADS USER SUPPORT TEAM

    LAADS User Support Team
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    LAADS USER SUPPORT TEAM

    NASA/GSFC/SED/ESD/HBSL/BISB/LAADS

    LAADS User Support Team
    NASA/GSFC
    Mail Code: 619
    Greenbelt, MD 20771

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    • 1-800-596-8132
    • 301-794-7035

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    • Central Equatorial Pacific Experiment (CEPEX) MODIS Airborne Simulator (MAS) Level-1B Data Products

      Created by: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

      Published by: Level 1 and Atmosphere Archive and Distribution System (LAADS)