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Global Land Surface Temperature from 2020 as Observed by Terra MODIS

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The surface temperature of the land changes rapidly across the world throughout the course of one year. This video shows the changing temperatures throughout 2020 using 8-day land surface temperature (LST) data from the Terra MODIS satellite sensor. For more information on the data used to make this video please visit the LP DAAC website: Terra MODIS Land Surface Temperature data.

The LP DAAC is one of the NASA Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) DAACs and operates as a partnership with the United States Geological Survey (USGS). It is located at the USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The LP DAAC ingests, archives, processes and distributes NASA Earth science land processes data and information. Want data updates from the LP DAAC? Sign up for the LP DAAC listserv.




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