MOD04_3K - MODIS/Terra Aerosol 5-Min L2 Swath 3km

Shortname: MOD04_3K
Platform: Terra
Instrument: MODIS
Processing Level: Level-2
Spatial Resolution: 3 km
Temporal Resolution: 5 minute
ArchiveSets: 61
Collection: MODIS Collection 6.1 - Level 1, Atmosphere, Land (ArchiveSet 61)
PGE Number: PGE04
File Naming Convention:


  • AYYYYDDD = Year and Day of Year of acquisition
  • HHMM = Hour and Minute of acquisition
  • CCC = Collection number
  • YYYYDDDHHMMSS = Production Date and Time
Citation: Levy, R., Hsu, C., et al., 2015. MODIS Atmosphere L2 Aerosol Product. NASA MODIS Adaptive Processing System, Goddard Space Flight Center, USA:
Keywords: Climate Change, Atmospheric Correction, Aerosol Optical Depth/Thickness