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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

Basic Operations List

Operations available in this connector:

  • List asteroids
  • List layers by category
  • List metadata mass rover photos
  • List asteroids with date
  • List earth assests
  • List natural events
  • List natural events by category
  • Get asteroid
  • Get metadata picture of the day
  • Get neo data
  • Download mars rover photos
  • Download photo of the day

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

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