Getting Started with MODIS Version 6- Vegetation Indices Data (Part1)


United States Geological Survey (USGS)

Fri, Aug 9 2019

This short tutorial is the first video (Part 1) of the “Getting Started with MODIS Version 6 -Vegetation Indices Data” video series.

This video focuses on the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Terra and Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Version 6 Vegetation Indices data distributed by NASA’s Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC).

In this short tutorial, we will cover the MODIS Version 6 Vegetation Indices data products, improvements in Version 6 products over Version 5 products, and how to search for and download these data using the NASA Earthdata Search Client data access tool To learn more about MODIS Version 6 Vegetation Indices data and other data products distributed by the LP DAAC please visit