Source: USGS Landsat

Landsat 8 image of NE Svalbard

This Landsat 8 image (path 212/row 002) shows the coastline of Nordaustlandet and the island of Stor√łya on the northeastern edge of the Svalbard archipelago in the Arctic Ocean. This image was acquired on July 28, 2018, and represents one of those 8 million scenes available in the USGS Landsat archive.

Aug 2, 2018 • This week the USGS reached eight million scenes in the USGS Landsat archive!

All 8 million Landsat scenes are available to download from EarthExplorer, GloVis, and the LandsatLook Viewer.

As the world’s longest continuously acquired collection of space-based, moderate-resolution land remote sensing data, the USGS Landsat archive adds over 1,100 scenes each day.