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MODIS Net Evapotranspiration Now Available

Timeseries of MODIS ET

The MOD16A2, Net Evapotranspiration, data product is now available from the MODIS Global Subsets Tool. The image shows a stacked timeseries of ET data from 2001 - 2018 for a location in central North America.

The MOD16A2 Version 6 Evapotranspiration/Latent Heat Flux product is an 8-day composite product produced at 500 meter pixel resolution. Provided in the MOD16A2 product are layers for composited Evapotranspiration (ET), Latent Heat Flux (LE), Potential ET (PET) and Potential LE (PLE) along with a quality control layer. Years 2001 - 2018 of this product are now available through the ORNL DAAC MODIS Global Subsets Tool.

Access the MODIS Collection 6 Global Subsets Tool

The ORNL DAAC also offers a MODIS Collection 6 Fixed Sites Subsetting and Visualization Tool where users can access pre-processed MODIS data at 2000+ long-term study locations around the world, and the data are also available through our MODIS web service.

Data Citation: S. Running, Q. M. 2017. MOD16A2 MODIS/Terra Net Evapotranspiration 8-Day L4 Global 500m SIN Grid V006. NASA EOSDIS Land Processes DAAC. https://doi.org/10.5067/MODIS/MOD16A2.006

Subsets Tool Citation: ORNL DAAC. 2017. MODIS Collection 6 Land Products Global Subsetting and Visualization Tool. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1379