Data Source: Copernicus Land Monitoring Service

Title: Global 10-daily Directional Albedo 1km: Tiles

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The surface albedo quantifies the fraction of irradiance reflected by the surface of the Earth. It provides information on the radiative basis, thus on the temperature and water balance. The directional albedo or directional-hemispherical reflectance (also called black-sky ...


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["The product was generated by the land service of Copernicus, the Earth Observation program of the European Commission. The research leading to the current version of the product has received funding from various European Commission Research and Technical Development programs. The product is based on VEGETATION data ((c) CNES)."]

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Creation: 2011-09-01