Landsat8 Data Explorer

Explore USGS Landsat8 data hosted by Amazon Web Services
Updated 11 Apr 2017

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The Landsat8 Data Explorer app allows you to explore USGS Landsat8 data hosted by Amazon Web Services. In particular, it allows you to perform the following tasks:
<ul><li> Read scene list from AWS</li></ul>
<ul><li> Refine list by selecting geographic extent, time extent, or cloud cover extent</li></ul>
<ul><li>View Landsat8 scene locations on an interactive web map</li></ul>
<ul><li>Display scene boundary</li></ul>
<ul><li>Show and download scene metadata</li></ul>
<ul><li>Show and download Landsat8 bands</li></ul>
<ul><li>Read and show common Landsat8 band combinations</li></ul>
<ul><li>Pansharpen common band combinations with panchromatic band</li></ul>
<ul><li>Calculate and show NDVI image</li></ul>
<ul><li>Enhance the bands for viewing</li></ul>
<ul><li>Show bands on a map axes</li></ul>
<ul><li>Link map axes to web map</li></ul>
<ul><li>Save image to local disk</li></ul>
<ul><li>Save image to S3 bucket</li></ul>

Cite As

Kelly Luetkemeyer (2024). Landsat8 Data Explorer (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2017a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
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Version Published Release Notes

Fixed the readtable issue in R2016b that was preventing the scene list from being read.
Updated default base layer to 'worldstreetmap'.
Added error for when using versions less that R2014b.

Updated description

Added documentation for methods, fixed a few minor bugs