Solar radiation enters the Earth's atmosphere with a portion being scattered by clouds and aerosols.

Processing, archiving and distributing Earth science data
at the NASA Langley Research Center

MEaSUREs Data and Information


Example of NVAP-M Climate global water vapor product

Making Earth Science Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) supports the NASA Earth Science research community in providing Earth science data products and services driven by NASA’s Earth Science goals. Through the MEaSUREs Program, NASA is continuing its commitment to expand understanding the Earth system using consistent records.



The ASDC currently archives and distributes the following data sets from the MEaSUREs program.



See information on the MEaSUREs projects at other locations.