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USGS Landsat

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This joint NASA/USGS program provides the longest continuous space-based record of Earth’s land in existence. Every day, Landsat satellites provide essential information to help land managers and policy makers make wise decisions about our resources and our environment. Data is provided for Landsats 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, and 8.

Update Frequency

New scenes are added daily.


There are no restrictions on Landsat data downloaded from the USGS; it can be used or redistributed as desired. We do request that you include a statement of the data source when citing, copying, or reprinting USGS Landsat data or images.


Managed By

United States Geological Survey

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How to Cite

USGS Landsat was accessed on DATE from

Usage Examples

Tools & Applications

Resources on AWS

  • Description
    Scenes and metadata
    Resource type
    S3 Bucket Requester Pays
    Amazon Resource Name (ARN)
    AWS Region
    AWS CLI Access
    aws s3 ls --request-payer requester s3://usgs-landsat/collection02/
    STAC Catalog
  • Description
    New scene notifications
    Resource type
    SNS Topic
    Amazon Resource Name (ARN)
    AWS Region

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