Landsat Missions

Path/Row Shapefiles

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The WRS-1 and WRS-2 shape files include path/row scene boundaries and geographic coordinates.

Ascending and Descending: wrs1_asc_desc.zip - .zip (14.6 MB)
wrs2_asc_desc.zip - .zip (9.02 MB)
 
Descending only: wrs1_descending.zip - .zip (7.71 MB)
wrs2_descending.zip - .zip (4.75)
 

Geographic coverage: -180 to 180 degrees longitude, -82.6 to 82.6 degrees latitude
Projection information: Geographic
Units: Decimal Degrees (DD)
Datum: WGS84
Region attribute for the path/row is "pr."

KML Files

Keyhole Markup Language (KML) files can be uploaded to Google Earth, or other geospatial software implementing KML encoding.

WRS-2 scene boundaries (worldwide) - .kml (34.2 MB)

WRS-2 scene center points (north latitude and west longitude only) - .kml (3.4 MB)

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