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610.2 Global Change Data Center


The Global Change Data Center (GCDC) is an office in the Earth Sciences Division located at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. The GCDC:

  • provides multi-mission data and information systems to generate and distribute products from Earth-observing satellites;
  • supports collaboration to promote the interchange and reuse of technology, data, and services among developers and users;
  • conducts research in algorithm development, product validation, data discovery, and science applications; and
  • leverages staff expertise in system management, system development, standards, and program support on behalf of external organizations.