MOD17A2 - MODIS/Terra Net Photosynthesis 8-Day L4 Global 1km SIN Grid

Shortname: MOD17A2
Platform: Terra
Instrument: MODIS
Processing Level: Level-4
Spatial Resolution: 1 km
Temporal Resolution: 8 day
ArchiveSets: 55
Collection: MODIS Collection 55 (ArchiveSet 55)
PGE Number: PGE37
File Naming Convention:


  • 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
Citation: Steve Running, Qiaozhen Mu - University of Montana, Maosheng Zhao - University of Maryland and MODAPS SIPS - NASA. (2015). MOD17A2 MODIS/Terra Gross Primary Productivity 8-Day L4 Global 1km SIN Grid. NASA LP DAAC.
Keywords: Climate Change, Climate Modeling, Biomass