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Formula

General Formula 2.4 NIR - RED NIR + RED + 1
Specific Formula 2.4 VNIR_Band3N - VNIR_Band2 VNIR_Band3N + VNIR_Band2 + 1
Calculated Automatic
Comment

Sensor

Name ASTER
Full Name Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer
Bands 15
Spectrum [nm] 520-11650
Spat.Res. [m] 15-90
Inclination 98.3
Platform
Operator NASA
Date of Launch 1999-12-18
Comment
Usable for Indices yes
Description

Index

Name Enhanced Vegetation Index 2
Abbreviation EVI2
Formula 2.4 NIR - RED NIR + RED + 1
Variables
Expl. of Variables
Wavelengths 640:760,780:1400
Source Original formula
Description Jiang 2008

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Miura, T.; Yoshioka, H.; Fujiwara, K.; Yamamoto, H., - Inter-Comparison of ASTER and MODIS Surface Reflectance and Vegetation Index Products for Synergistic Applications to Natural Resource Monitoring 2008

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