NSIDC-0608_1

EASE-Grid Land Cover Classifications Derived from Boston University MODIS/Terra Land Cover Data, Version 1

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  • Abstract
    These data provide land cover classifications derived from the Boston University MOD12Q1 V004 MODIS/Terra 1 km Land Cover Product (Friedl et al. 2002). The data are available in various EASE-Grid azimuthal and global projections, in 12.5 km and 25 km spatial resolutions. The data are in flat binary, 1 byte files that are stored by row.
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research
  • DOI

    10.5067/J0CJG7RZW3IJ

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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Use Classes
    • Land Cover Classification
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Land Surface
    • Land Use/Land Cover
    • Land Use Classes
    • Land Cover Classification
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ISO Topic Categories
  • CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE

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Platforms
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    TERRA
    Instruments
    • MODIS

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN GEODETIC
Location Keywords
    • Geographic Region
    • Global
    • Geographic Region
    • Northern Hemisphere
    • Geographic Region
    • Southern Hemisphere

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    National Snow and Ice Data Center
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    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

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    • 1 303 492 2468
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  • Kenneth Knowles
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    Kenneth Knowles

    National Snow and Ice Data Center
    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
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    Kenneth Knowles

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    • EASE-Grid Land Cover Classifications Derived from Boston University MODIS/Terra Land Cover Data, Version 1
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      Published by: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center

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