MCD18A1 - MODIS/Terra+Aqua Surface Radiation Daily/3-Hour L3 Global 1km SIN Grid



Shortname: MCD18A1
Platform: Combined Aqua Terra
Instrument: MODIS
Processing Level: Level-3
Spatial Resolution: NA
Temporal Resolution: daily
ArchiveSets: 6
Collection: MODIS Collection 6 (ArchiveSet 6)
PGE Number: PGE141
File Naming Convention:

MCD18A1.AYYYYDDD.hHHvVV.CCC.YYYYDDDHHMMSS.hdf

  • YYYYDDD = Year and Day of Year of acquisition
  • hHH = Horizontal tile number (0-35)
  • vVV = Vertical tile number (0-17)
  • CCC = Collection number
  • YYYYDDDHHMMSS = Production Date and Time
Keywords: Terra and Aqua MODIS, Downward Shortwave Radiation, surface radiative flux