Connectors / Service / NASA

Artisan IMG > NASA (nasa)

NASA

NASA is responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.

Overview

The Tray NASA connector puts all of NASA's API at your fingertips. NASA connector makes NASA data, including imagery, eminently accessible to users.

Authentication

When using the NASA connector, the first thing you will have to do is click on 'New Authentication' in the step editor and add your NASA API key, obtained from the NASA getting started page:

nasa-auth

Available Operations

The examples below show one or two of the available connector operations in use.

Please see the Full Operations Reference at the end of this page for details on all available operations for this connector.

Example 1 - List asteroids

This example will walkthrough how to get a list of asteroids. The first step is to select the List asteroids operation from the operations list, specify the page number and the number of results per page and press 'Run Workflow'.

list-asteroids

Below you can see that the workflow ran successfully and asteroids have been listed.

output-get-asteroid

Example 2 - Download picture of the day

This example will walkthrough how to download the picture of the day for a given day. The fist step is to select the Download picture of the day operation from the operations list and choose the date from the calender.

download-picture

Below you can see that the workflow ran successfully and image data has been displayed.

output-download-picture

All Operations

Latest version:

1.0

Get NEO data

Retrieve NEO data

Download mars rover photo

Retrieves image data for Mars rover

Download picture of the date

Retrieves image data for earth picture of the day

Get asteroid

Retrieve an Asteroid with a given ID

Get metadata picture of the date

Retreive earth picture of the day data

List asteroids

Retrieves a list of asteroids

List asteroids with date

Retrieves a list of asteroids for a date range

List earth assests

Retrieves the date-times and asset names for available imagery for a supplied location

List layers by category

List layers for a given category

List metadata mars rover photos

Retrieves image data for Mars rover

List natural events

List natural events

List natural events by category

List natural events by category