7 Million Landsat Scenes and Counting!

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Satellite image showing a picture of northeastern Alaska.

Detailed Description

The Landsat archive, the world's longest continuously acquired collection of space-based, moderate-resolution land remote sensing data, has now surpassed 7 million scenes since Landsat 1 first began collecting data in July 1972. This Landsat 8 image acquired on June 27, 2017, represents one of those millions of scenes to be added to the archive.


Image Dimensions: 1200 x 1204

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 69.607936000000 / -145.541288000000

Location Taken: AK, US