New NDVI tool for Basemaps in Explorer

New NDVI tool for basemaps added to Explorer:

  • Surface Reflectance Basemaps now available in Explorer
  • New button with NDVI, False Color and RGB options for Surface Reflectance Basemaps
  • Additional indices in Labs tab in Explorer
  • Index visualization available in Compare mode

Bug fixes:

  • Pixel Diff Lab is working

November 1 2019

Explorer bug fixes:

  • Fixed Compare mode for Daily Imagery
  • Fixed issue with flickering Basemaps
  • Now showing most up-to-date Basemaps
  • Image Footprint visible on map when hovering over search result in left sidebar
  • Adjusted SkySat preview zoom level to 13 (from 10)

October 22 2019

  • Added usage tracker to the bottom of Explorer
  • Improved Contact Sales Form
  • Added Weekly Basemaps

May 2018

Imagery Products

Basemaps and Mosaics

  • Use of a new filter to reduce over-saturated scenes.
  • Improved water color target to avoid coastline artifacts.
  • WMTS basemaps service now provides a latest layer that points to the most recently available timelapse.

Planet Explorer

  • You must now have a Planet account in order to use Planet Explorer.

Oct 2017

Planet Explorer

  • All SkySat imagery and products are now available in Planet Explorer.

Imagery Products

  • Added surface reflectance (analytic_sr asset type) asset to the PlanetScope item type.