Time of data capture

Use this Forum to find information on, or ask a question about, NASA Earth Science data.
Post Reply
sayoob
Posts: 1
Joined: Wed Mar 16, 2022 6:09 am America/New_York

Time of data capture

by sayoob » Wed Mar 16, 2022 6:11 am America/New_York

Hi, Is there a way to find the time of the satellite data capture for each pixel in the MODIS-Aqua Rrs data products (9km resolution - L3)?

Tags:

OB.DAAC - SeanBailey
User Services
User Services
Posts: 1291
Joined: Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:15 pm America/New_York
Answers: 1
Been thanked: 1 time

Re: Time of data capture

by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey » Thu Mar 17, 2022 11:16 am America/New_York

No. At Level 3 the data for a given bin can come from multiple orbits, or if multi-day composites, multiple days. Time of observation is therefore not meaningful to capture (nor possible).

Sean

Post Reply