Level 3 MODIS CHL Product

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Level 3 MODIS CHL Product

by oceani » Fri Jan 03, 2020 6:14 pm America/New_York

Has the name of the MODIS-derived Level 3 4km chlor product changed (presently A{year}{Julian day}.L3m_DAY_CHL_chlor_a_4km.nc ) or is this product simply not available for day 002 yet?  Just want to make sure I didn't miss a file name change notification since I believe these types of changes are in the works.   I was able to retrieve that product for day 001, just not 002.  If there has not been a name change, but one is slated for this product, please let me know where (and approximately when) to look on the forum for this announcement. 

Thanks,

-Mark

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Level 3 MODIS CHL Product

by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey » Fri Jan 03, 2020 6:47 pm America/New_York

Mark,

The file has not been generated (yet).
The new naming convention will not be applied to the ocean color products until the next multi-mission reprocessing.  We do not have a firm date for that yet, but hope it will be sometime in the Spring.  An announcement will go out ahead of the reprocessing to inform users of the impending changes.

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Sean

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