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What is the naming convention for Landsat Collection 2 Level-1 and Level-2 scenes?

The naming convention for Landsat Collection 2 Level-1 products remains the same as in Collection 1.  

While most of Landsat Collection 2 scenes are produced to both Surface Reflectance (SR) and Surface Temperature (ST), a small number of scenes cannot be processed to ST due to missing auxiliary data. The naming convention of Landsat Collection 2 Level-2 products indicates the data included for each scene:  

  • Example: LC08_L2SP_140041_20130503_20190828_02_T1 
    • The SP (meaning science package) indicates that both SR and ST data are available for the scene.  
  • Example: scene containing only SR data: LC08_L2SR_140041_20130503_20190828_02_T1 
    • The SR indicates that only SR data are available the scene.  

Learn more: Landsat Collection 2 (Sensor-specific Data Format Control Books are under "Documentation") 

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