Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus (Landsat 7)

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Abstract: The Landsat Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus (ETM+) sensor onboard the Landsat 7 satellite has acquired images of the Earth nearly continuously since July 1999, with a 16-day repeat cycle. Landsat 7 images are referenced to the Worldwide Reference System-2.

The Scan Line Corrector (SLC) on the instrument failed in May of 2003. This caused all Landsat 7 data acquired after this date to have line ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 82.74   S: -82.71   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: U.S. Geological Survey
Dataset Title: Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus (Landsat 7)
Dataset Release Place: Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Data Presentation Form: Remote-sensing image
Online Resource: https://lta.cr.usgs.gov/LETMP
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-04-15
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 60 meters (band 6)
Longitude Resolution: 60 meters (band 6)
Horizontal Resolution Range: 30 meters - < 100 meters
LANDSAT-7 Ancillary Description
Quality Attribute_Accuracy:
A panchromatic band 8 was added with a resolution of 15 meters. Band 6
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Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Earth Resources Observation and Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://eros.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 605-594-6151, 800-252-4547
Fax: 605-594-6589
Email: lta at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
LTA Customer Services
U.S. Geological Survey
EROS Center
47914 252nd Street
City: Sioux Falls
Province or State: SD
Postal Code: 57198-0001
Country: USA
Distribution Media: On-line (FTP)
Distribution Format: GeoTIFF
Fees: $0 U.S. Dollars for Level 1 Terrain correction
Phone: 605-594-6594
Fax: 605-594-6151
Email: lta at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
Long Term Archive
U.S. Geological Survey
City: Sioux Falls
Province or State: SD
Postal Code: 57198-0001
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-09-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-12-17
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