The NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) staff is pleased to announce the release of the GCMD Keywords Version 10.3. This release consists of all new keywords. Within the release are 8 Instruments, 1 Platform, 2 Projects, 1 Related URL Type, and 1 Science Keyword. Please post any questions about this release to the GCMD Keyword Forum.

The keywords help facilitate the classification and discovery of Earth Science data by providing a rich vocabulary for characterizing the data. The GCMD keywords are used by hundreds of data providers worldwide for categorizing the ~33,000 records stored in the Common Metadata Repository

For more information about the keywords and how to access them, please visit the Keyword Landing Page. Questions about the keywords can be submitted to support@earthdata.nasa.gov or directed to Valerie Dixon at valerie.dixon@nasa.gov.

GCMD Keywords Version 10.3

Science KeywordEARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > AEROSOLS > AEROSOL ABSORPTION
Related URL TypeGet Data > CERES Ordering Tool
ProjectMSR > U.S. Department of State Marine Scientific Research
ProjectMASTER > MODIS/ASTER Airborne Simulator
PlatformNOAA Delaware II
InstrumentMASTER > MODIS/ASTER Airborne Simulator
InstrumentAMR-C > Advanced Microwave Radiometer-C
InstrumentACAM
InstrumentTECO 43C
InstrumentMPL
InstrumentWindCube
InstrumentTEOM Monitor Series 1400ab
InstrumentOWI-430 DSP-WIVIS