ESDS Program

EOSDIS New Datasets: August 2019


NASA's Atmospheric Science Data Center (ASDC) released the following datasets from the Tropospheric Emission Spectrometer (TES) on the Aura satellite:


NASA's Global Hydrometeorology Resource Center Distributed Active Archive Center (GHRC DAAC) released the following datasets:

Global Precipitaion Measurement (GPM) Ground Validation Precipitation Occurrence Sensor System (POSS) Light Precipitation Validation Experiment (LPVEx)

GPM Ground Validation Precipitation Video Imager (PVI) LPVEx

Geostationary Coastal and Air Pollution Event Airborne Simulator (GCAS), part of the Post Launch Testing (PLT) for the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R (GOES-R)

Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Ground Validation (GV) Micro Rain Radar (MRR) International Collaborative Experiment for Pyeongchang Olympic and Paralympics (ICE POP)

Lightning Imaging Sensor (LIS) on the International Space Station (ISS):

Global Positioning System (GPS) Tropical Cloud Systems and Processes (TCSP)
Post Launch Testing (PLT) of the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R (GOES-R) Surface Radiance Red Lake
Integrated Precipitation Hydrology Experiment (IPHEx)


NASA's Land Processes DAAC (LP DAAC) released the following datasets:

Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) Terra Global Digital Elevation Model (GDEM)

ASTER Global Water Bodies Database


NASA's National Snow and Ice Data Center DAAC (NSIDC DAAC) released the following datasets:

High Mountain Asia (HMA) Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) Forecast-oriented Low Ocean Resolution (FLOR) Modeled Daily Precipitation for Extreme Analysis
Riegl LMS-Q1560 Lidar on the Airborne Snow Observatory (ASO)

Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs)

Northern Hemisphere Equal-Area Scalable Earth (EASE)-Grid 2.0 Weekly Snow Cover and Sea Ice Extent
Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR) on the Nimbus 7 satellite
Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP)
L-Band Radar on the Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) satellite
Operation IceBridge
Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I)-Special Sensor Microwave Imager Sounder (SSMIS)


NASA's Oak Ridge National Laboratory DAAC (ORNL DAAC) released the following datasets:

Carbon in Arctic Reservoirs Vulnerability Experiment (CARVE)
Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) data from the Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE)
  • ABoVE: Corrected MODIS Multi-Angle Implementation of Atmospheric Correction (MAIAC) Reflectance at Tower Sites, Alaska and Canada, 2000-2016
Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE)
Carbon Monitoring System (CMS)
Atmospheric Tomography Mission (ATom)


NASA's Physical Oceanography DAAC (PO.DAAC) released the following datasets

Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) Tellus
  • TELLUS GRACE Level-3 0.5-degree Glacial Isostatic Adjustment v1.0 datasets produced by JPL
  • TELLUS GRACE Level-3 1.0-degree Glacial Isostatic Adjustment v1.0 datasets produced by JPL
Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS)


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Last Updated
Jun 2, 2021