MODIS

 

  • MODIS (Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) satellite data NASA, 2009
    selected spectral Bands: 1,4 and 3 into RGB space
    Ground resolution: 1 kilometer.
  • GTOPO30, global Digital Elevation Model (DEM), U.S. Geological Survey,
    for relief representation of the land area
    Ground resolution: approximately 1 kilometer.
  • HYDRO1k, global hydrological correct DEMs,
    U.S. Geological Survey, used for the relief representation of the oceans.
    Ground resolution: 1 kilometer.
  • Global GIS, Topographic data, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Map projection: Geographic Lat/Long, WGS84

  • Map fragment of Caribbean area, Geographhic Projection.

  • Map fragment of China , Geographic projection.