Welcome to Google Earth Engine: the most advanced cloud-based geospatial processing platform in the world! The purpose of Earth Engine is to:

  • Perform highly-interactive algorithm development at global scale
  • Push the edge of the envelope for big data in remote sensing
  • Enable high-impact, data-driven science
  • Make substantive progress on global challenges that involve large geospatial datasets

About Google Earth Engine

Google Earth Engine is a cloud-based platform for planetary-scale environmental data analysis. The main components of Earth Engine are:

To learn more about the background of Earth Engine, see the accompanying presentation by Earth Engine director Rebecca Moore to the Earth Engine Users' Summit 2017. If you're ready to dive in, feel free to Signup for Earth Engine and then Get started with the Javascript API! If you need help, check the How to get help page. Happy Coding!