Changelog

See the Planet Status Page for real-time platform operations status and maintenance announcements.

See Planet's Decommissioning Schedule for a list of deprecated products and their decommissioning dates.

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July 13 2020

Planet Explorer updates:

New ✨

  • New Explorer UI that brings a better user experience with relocated tools.
  • Color Enhance for basemaps
    • Auto Enhance, Snow, and Desert modes
    • Custom enhancement via brightness, contrast, and saturation controls
  • Additional Spectral Indices have been promoted from a Lab to the tool
    • NDWI (using NIR), MTVI2, VARI, MSAVI2
  • You no longer need to draw an AOI to compare two basemaps

July 09 2020

When selecting an order on the map and then jumping to the table the selected order will be still selected in the table:

July 06 2020

Data API supports a new metadata field, "publishing_stage" to help you understand an item's publishing lifecycle and make decisions on when to download an item, based on whether your pipeline needs to optimize for data latency or data accuracy. This field is searchable and returned in the metadata.json file for all PlanetScope and SkySat items, published after June 19, 2020. More information on this field is available here: https://developers.planet.com/docs/data/items-assets/

July 06 2020

Users will get a pop up notification as soon as the a new version of the Tasking Dashboard is released so they can reload and can see the new features:

July 02 2020

Users can now use the URL for directly linking to sub-pages in order to share the interface in a given state: