Landsat 4 TM 8-Day TOA Reflectance Composite [deprecated]

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LANDSAT/LT4_L1T_8DAY_TOA
Dataset Availability
1982-08-21T00:00:00Z–1993-12-11T00:00:00
Dataset Provider
Earth Engine Snippet
ee.ImageCollection("LANDSAT/LT4_L1T_8DAY_TOA")
Tags
8day landsat toa usgs

Description

These Landsat 4 TM composites are made from Level L1T orthorectified scenes, using the computed top-of-atmosphere (TOA) reflectance. See Chander et al. (2009) for details on the TOA computation.

As of May 1, 2017, the USGS is no longer producing Pre-Collection Landsat, and therefore this collection is complete. Please switch to a Collection 1-based dataset. See this documentation page for more information.

These composites are created from all the scenes in each 8-day period beginning from the first day of the year and continuing to the 360th day of the year. The last composite of the year, beginning on day 361, will overlap the first composite of the following year by 3 days. All the images from each 8-day period are included in the composite, with the most recent pixel as the composite value.

Bands

Resolution
30 meters

Bands

Name Wavelength Description
B1 0.45 - 0.52 μm

Blue

B2 0.52 - 0.60 μm

Green

B3 0.63 - 0.69 μm

Red

B4 0.76 - 0.90 μm

Near infrared

B5 1.55 - 1.75 μm

Shortwave infrared 1

B6 10.40 - 12.50 μm

Thermal Infrared 1. Resampled from 60m to 30m.

B7 2.08 - 2.35 μm

Shortwave infrared 2

Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Landsat datasets are federally created data and therefore reside in the public domain and may be used, transferred, or reproduced without copyright restriction.

Acknowledgement or credit of the USGS as data source should be provided by including a line of text citation such as the example shown below.

(Product, Image, Photograph, or Dataset Name) courtesy of the U.S. Geological Survey

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See the USGS Visual Identity System Guidance for further details on proper citation and acknowledgement of USGS products.