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What is Near Real-Time Data?

Available in less than 3 hours from observation, Near Real-Time (NRT) products from the MODIS, OMI, AIRS, and MLS instruments are offered by LANCE. The Land, Atmosphere Near real-time Capability for EOS (LANCE) supports application users interested in monitoring and analyzing a wide variety of natural and man-made phenomena.

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LANCE News

11/10/2014

November 10, 2014 status update of Near real-time (Orbit Swath) and MODIS Subset Images. 

11/4/2014

The Planetary Boundary Layer (PBL) of the Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI) Sulphur Dioxide (SO2) Data Product (OMSO2NRTb) has recently been updated. 

10/7/2014

NASA’s worldwide Fire Information for Resource Management System (FIRMS) provides vital near real-time tools for managing wildland fires. 

9/26/2014

Rapid Response primary servers are up and are functioning normally. 

9/15/2014

Join us on Wednesday, September 24 2014, 10:30-11:30am ET to learn more about NASA's Land, Atmosphere Near real-time Capability for EOS (LANCE).  LANCE provides global data and imagery from the Terra, Aqua and Aura satellites within 3 hours of satellite observation.