Minimize Landsat 8 Products Availability – Level 1

Typically, two or three Landsat 8 passes are acquired at the Kiruna and Matera ESA ground stations per day, which are available to download within 3 hours of reception as follows:

Please note data can be browsed openly; however access requires an EO-SSO account to login.

For new users, access to the Landsat dataset is provided upon Registration.
Minimize Landsat 8 Spatial coverage

The figure below highlights the extent of the International Ground Station (IGS) Network for direct downlink and distribution of Landsat 7 and / or Landsat 8 data. The red Kiruna (KIS) and Matera (MTI) circles show the approximate area over which ESA has the capability for direct reception of Landsat 8 data.
 

International Ground Station (IGS) Network. Image credits: USGS

International Ground Station (IGS) Network. Image credits: USGS