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Application Program Interfaces (APIs)

application program interface (API) is a set of subroutine definitions, communication protocols, and tools for building software. In general terms, it is a set of clearly defined methods of communication among various components.

Developers with to leverage EOSDIS data in their applications and services.

There are a number of Application Program Interfaces (APIs) available within NASA's Earth Observation System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) community. Below describes how to use our APIs.

Global Imagery Browse Services (GIBS)

Common Metadata Repository (CMR)

Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC) APIs





Last Updated: May 3, 2019 at 10:42 AM EDT