Global Maps - NASA satellites


NASA satellites give us a global view of what’s happening on our planet. To explore how key parts of Earth’s climate system change from month to month, click on one of the maps below.

Aerosol Optical DepthAerosol Optical Depth

Aerosol SizeAerosol Size

Carbon MonoxideCarbon Monoxide


Cloud FractionCloud Fraction


Land Surface TemperatureLand Surface Temperature

Land Surface Temperature AnomalyLand Surface Temperature Anomaly

Net Primary ProductivityNet Primary Productivity

Net RadiationNet Radiation

Sea Surface TemperatureSea Surface Temperature

Sea Surface Temperature AnomalySea Surface Temperature Anomaly

Snow CoverSnow Cover

Total RainfallTotal Rainfall


Water VaporWater Vapor