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What are LandsatLook images?

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What are LandsatLook images?


LandsatLook images are full resolution .jpeg files that are included as options when downloading Landsat data from EarthExplorer, GloVis, or the LandsatLook Viewer.

The following LandsatLook-based products are available to download:

  • LandsatLook Natural Color Image (3-band composite)
  • LandsatLook Thermal Image (1-band gray scale - not available for MSS scenes)
  • LandsatLook Quality Image
  • LandsatLook Images with Geographic Reference

The LandsatLook Images web page provides more information about LandsatLook files.



Landsat represents the world's longest continuously acquired collection of space-based moderate-resolution land remote sensing data. Four decades of imagery provides a unique resource for those who work in agriculture, geology, forestry, regional planning, education, mapping, and global change research. Landsat images are also invaluable for emergency response and disaster relief.


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