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moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer
Subject Category
X Research, Technology and Engineering
Definition
A high resolution spectroradiometer aboard the Terra and Aqua spacecraft designed to gather spectral data in 36 bands in order to increase the understanding of global environmental dynamics and processes. Launched in 1999.
Definition Source
NASA Thesaurus
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/136590.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/136590
Used For
moderate resolution imaging spectrometer
MODIS (moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer)
Broader Term
spectroradiometers
Related Term
Earth Observing System
Earth system science
image analysis
radiometry
remote sensing
satellites
spatial data
spectral analysis
spectroscopy
Spanish
espectrorradiómetro de imágenes de resolución moderada
Term Number
136590