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MODIS/VIIRS Land Product Subsets

The MODIS/VIIRS Subsetting and Visualization services at ORNL DAAC provide user-defined subsets of selected MODIS and VIIRS Land Products at a scale useful for field researchers in easy-to-use formats.

Subsetting Tools

Users can request subsets for any location using the Global Tool or use the Web Service to obtain subsets in real time. Pre-processes subsets are also available for 2000+ sites worldwide using the Fixed Sites Tool. To learn more about these tools, go to Get Data.


A table of available products and MODIS grid in sinusoidal projection is included. For more resources and information, go to Documentation.

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2018-08-27 - VIIRS/S-NPP Surface Reflectance product VNP09A1 is now available to download and visualize from the Fixed Sites Tools. Now, in addition to the VNP09A1, three other VIIRS land products (surface reflectance VNP09H1, vegetation index VNP13A1 and LAI/FPAR VNP15A2H) are available from the MODIS tools.
2018-07-26 - MODIS/Aqua Net Evapotranspiration MYD16A2 product is now available for order from the Global Subsets Tool and the REST API. The data has been reprocessed to fix an issue with the initial release of the product.
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