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

MISR L3 Global Products

Global Products

The MISR Level 3 Products are global or regional maps of select parameters from the Level 2 products and associated covariances reported on various geographic grids depending on the data product. Parameters from multiple orbits are combined to make complete Level 3 global maps at daily (D), monthly (M), quarterly (Q), and yearly (Y) time scales and regional maps associated with field campaigns at daily and monthly time scales.

Products Description


Component Global Georectified Radiance Product


Component Global Land Surface Product


Component Global Aerosol Product


Component Global Albedo Product


Component Global Cloud Product

MISR read software is product dependent. If read software is available, a "read software" tab will appear on the product landing page.

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Product Information
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