September 30, 2020

Planet Explorer updates:


  • You can now access our Tasking Dashboard to task a high resolution image, directly from Explorer.
  • Hosted Data folders can now be renamed.

Improvements 🙌🏻

  • You can now use MGRS coordinates with higher precision (10m, 1m) and it will be converted to a Lat/Lon coordinate.

Bug Fixes 🐛

  • Fixed an issue where the number fields for the area coverage filter would get stuck on certain values.

September 29, 2020

Planet Explorer now displays both the 'gsd' and 'pixel_resolution' parameters for both SkySatScenes and SkySatCollects. The 'gsd' parameter represents the ground sample distance of the basic SkySat product, whereas the 'pixel_resolution' parameter represents the resampled resolution of the orthorectified assets.

September 25, 2020

The Orders API Coregistration tool is now Generally Available to Preferred and Premium Raster Tool customers. This tool allows you to coregister a set of target items to a single anchor item within your order, making it easier to perform time series analysis of deep temporal imagery stacks. More information on this tool is available here:

September 23 2020

GEE Delivery Integration v1

Planet has a new Google Earth Engine (GEE) Delivery Integration that streamlines the delivery to GEE experience. Learn more by visiting the GEE Docs.

September 16, 2020

You can now query on "satellite_azimuth" for all PSScene3Band, PSScene4Band, and PSOrthoTile items published after September 9, 2020 in the Data API. This property will also be returned in the json metadata for those items.