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Fraction of Absorbed Photosynthetically Active Rad - (fAPAR)

The Fraction of Absorbed Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fAPAR) is another vegetation indicator that quantifies the fraction of the solar radiation absorbed by live leaves for the photosynthesis activity.

It measures only to the green and alive elements of the canopy.

Properties

Sensor SPOT/PROBA-V
Since 11-05-2015
Spatial Resolution 1 km
Temporal Resolution 10 Days, Monthly
Extent Eastern Africa
Format Geotiff
Source JRC via MESA Station

Derived Products

Derived sub-product Description Available
fAPAR 10day fAPAR since 11/5/2015
10davg Statistic: multi-years average for each dekad 36 dekads
10dmin Statistic: multi-years minimum for each dekad 36 dekads
10dmax Statistic: multi-years maximum for each dekad 36 dekads
10ddiff Anomaly: ABSOLUTE DIFFERENCE (10d – 10davg) since 11/5/2015
10dperc Anomaly: RELATIVE DIFFERENCE % ((10d – 10davg)/10davg) since 11/5/2015
10dratio Anomaly: RELATIVE RATIO to LTA % (10d/10davg) since 11/5/2015