Landsat TM remote sensing dataset over Western China (1980‘s)

This dataset is TM remote sensing data covers western China, around the 1980s.

Data attributes:

Pixel Size: 30-meter reflective: Bands 1-5 and 7

                60-meter thermal: Band 6

                Output Format: GeoTIFF

                Resampling method: cubic convolution (CC)

                Map Projection: UTM – WGS 84

Polar Stereographic for the continent of Antarctica.

                Image Orientation: Map (North Up)

The data was partially downloaded from the USGS website, and partly collected from various projects.

The data folder is named the row and column number where the image is located. The folder contains TM 7 bands images (* .tif), header files (* .met, * .hdr) and thumbnails (jpg). The naming format of image files is row and column number _TM image mark (5t), and image acquisition time _ band number.

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EROS DATA CENTER. Landsat TM remote sensing dataset over Western China (1980‘s). A Big Earth Data Platform for Three Poles, 2010. (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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References literature

1.Yang, G., Ye, B., Xie, X., & Zhou, L. (2011). Landscape change and the driving forces in source area of Shule River in arid northwest China. 2011 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 664–667. doi:10.1109/IGARSS.2011.6049217 (View Details )

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