Planet Apps


Watch and understand the world with Planet Apps. View and download daily imagery directly through your browser with Planet Explorer, use Planet Stories to observe changes in your environment, and access the critical data that you need through Planet Basemaps Viewer and our integrations.

Planet Explorer

With search features, metafilters, and a timeline axis, Planet Explorer is the easiest tool to view daily imagery, prime your analysis, and see the world change over time.

  • Apply metadata filters including cloud cover, satellite source, and sun azimuth to refine search results
  • Order and download imagery over the areas you’re interested in
  • Enable email notifications when new imagery of your areas of interest become available

Planet Basemaps Viewer

Power your insights with recent and visually precise Basemaps. In Basemaps Viewer, you can browse and download Planet’s analysis-ready Basemaps, built with our daily, global archive.

  • 1.5+ million scenes daily to reflect relevant changes on Earth
  • Spatially accurate data, with minimized haze, light, and topographic effects
  • Basemaps produced monthly, quarterly, annually, or at customer request

Planet Integrations

Bring constantly refreshed data into your analysis and tools through flexible delivery options. Ingest data into your applications or favorite GIS tool in a variety of interoperable formats.

  • Available as GeoTIFFs, XYZ, and WMTS web services
  • API parity and imagery download