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  • Name: MODIS-Aqua Chlorophyll Data
  • Description: This 4km-resolution data set consists of satellite measurements of global ocean color and sea surface temperature (SST) data obtained by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS), in orbit on the Aqua (formerly EOS PM) platform. MODIS ocean color and SST products are processed and distributed by the Ocean Biology Processing Group (OBPG).
  • Source:  US NASA Ocean Color Website.
  • Citation: Feldman, G. C., C. R. McClain,  Ocean Color Web, MODIS-Aqua, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Eds. Kuring, N., Bailey, S. W. June 2006. http://oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov/
  • GCMD Metadata Record
  • Data: Annual and seasonal climatologies have been generated, and may be downloaded by clicking on the images below.

Annual

Seasonal
JFM (boreal Winter)

AMJ (boreal Spring)

JAS (boreal Summer)

OND (boreal Autumn)

 

  • Name: SeaWiFS  Chlorophyll Data
  • Description: This 9km-resolution data set is provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center and ORBIMAGE
  • Source: Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center and ORBIMAGE (http://oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov/SeaWiFS/)
  • Citation: Feldman, G. C., C. R. McClain,  Ocean Color Web, SeaWIFS, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Eds. Kuring, N., Bailey, S. W. June 2006. http://oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov/
  • GCMD Metadata Record
  • Data: Annual and seasonal climatologies have been generated, and may be downloaded by clicking on the images below.

Annual

Seasonal

JFM (boreal Winter)

AMJ (boreal Spring)

JAS (boreal Summer)

OND (boreal Autumn)