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by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Fri Apr 01, 2016 9:54 am America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: Change to SNPP VIIRS data source and format
Replies: 1

Change to SNPP VIIRS data source and format

As of 31 March 2016, the distribution of SNPP VIIRS granules in the original 86-second SDR format ceased.  The new NASA-defined netCDF4 format, chunked into 6-minute granules are available for the full mission (defined as starting on 02 Jan 2012).  All OB.DAAC data portals have been update...
by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Wed Mar 09, 2016 8:18 am America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: Change to SNPP VIIRS data source and format
Replies: 1

Change to SNPP VIIRS data source and format

On 31 March 2016, the OBPG will cease the distribution of SNPP VIIRS granules           in the original 86-second SDR format.  All VIIRS Level-1A, Level-1B, and                geolocation data distributed through the ocean co...
by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Tue Mar 01, 2016 1:29 pm America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: Data distribution server maintenance on 2 Mar 2016
Replies: 0

Data distribution server maintenance on 2 Mar 2016

The OB.DAAC data distribution servers will be undergoing maintenance on 2 Mar 2016 between 10am and 4pm Eastern Standard Time.Access to the data via the oceandata.sci.nasa.gov site and the data browsers on oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov will be impacted.The actual outage is expected to be less than 30 min...
by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Tue Mar 01, 2016 1:20 pm America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: Update on Terra MODIS
Replies: 0

Update on Terra MODIS

Terra spacecraft entered safe mode at 14:33:17 GMT on 18 Feb 2016  (day 049) during an inclination adjustment maneuver.  This caused the MODIS to enter safe mode as well with the nadir and the space-view doors closed. Terra MODIS was transitioned to science mode on 24 Feb 24 2016 (day 055).  Though ...
by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Thu Feb 18, 2016 12:35 pm America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: Terra spacecraft in safe-hold
Replies: 0

Terra spacecraft in safe-hold

The Terra spacecraft entered safe mode on 18 February 2016 at 1433z. The Terra Flight Operations Team is currently investigating. While in safe hold, no science data are collected. Additional information will be provided as it comes available. UPDATE - 23 Feb 2016: All planned spacecraft recovery ac...
by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Tue Feb 09, 2016 11:29 am America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: Data outage
Replies: 1

Data outage

As of 09 February 2016, all files affected by the storage server failure have been recovered, verified and full access has been restored.

Regards,
Sean
by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Tue Feb 02, 2016 2:43 pm America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: Data outage
Replies: 1

Data outage

On Monday, 01 February 2016, one of our many backend storage servers suffered a catastrophic hardware failure.  Due to the nature of the failure, recovery of the data may take several days.  While MOST of our data are still accessible, users may find that requests for data will randomly fa...
by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Wed Jan 20, 2016 4:29 pm America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: HICO level 1b data - latitudes/longitudes not quite correct
Replies: 7

HICO level 1b data - latitudes/longitudes not quite correct

Not for general release, yet.  The l2gen code has been modifed to process hyperspectral data (using HICO as the guinea pig),but we've not put the required tables out yet as they are not yet finalized (and they're massive, so we only want to do it once...)As for can the GUI tell you whic...
by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Wed Jan 20, 2016 4:25 pm America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: HICO level 1b data - latitudes/longitudes not quite correct
Replies: 7

HICO level 1b data - latitudes/longitudes not quite correct

We do not have access to an "El Capitan" system, so are unable to test the binaries on it.
Once we get access, we'll see what's up (or is it down...).

Sean
by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
Mon Nov 23, 2015 6:38 pm America/New_York
Forum: Questions/Comments
Question: User authentication for OceanColor website services
Replies: 0

User authentication for OceanColor website services

Dear Ocean Color Users, The Ocean Color web services will be migrating all services that require user authentication to the NASA’s Earthdata Login (User Registration Service, URS,https://urs.earthdata.nasa.gov/).   This includes the Ocean Color Forum, near real-time data subscriptions, data ordering...