15 Year Anniversary!
Launched on April 15, 1999, the Landsat 7 satellite has now been observing Earth from outer space for 15 years. During this time, over 1,722,867 images have been acquired and made available to users worldwide. As illustrated in this collection of images, Landsat 7 provides a worldwide audience with objective views, both current and historical, of events and trends across Earth’s landscape. Click on any image to see a larger version of the slideshow.
Landsat 8 – Year One!
Hard to believe it has been a full year since the launch of the Landsat 8 satellite! During this time, over 160,000 images have been acquired and made available to users worldwide. View a slideshow of example images.