Planet Plug-In for QGIS

Discover, stream, and download Planet Imagery in your QGIS workflows

Planet is imaging the entire Earth every day, making change accessible, searchable, and actionable for everyone. Unlock the power of frequent and high-resolution imagery in QGIS with the new Planet QGIS integration.

The plug-in will enable you to:

  • Easily discover, stream and download Planet Imagery and Basemaps
  • Simply point task high-resolution SkySat imagery from within your GIS workflows
  • Gain access to imagery from the leading free satellite sensors like Landsat and Sentinel
  • Leverage the rich capabilities of QGIS to perform geospatial analyses, compare imagery with other geospatial data, build models, explore geo-statistical analysis and machine learning
In V2.1, Planet strengthened these features and added new capabilities to help users get the most value from their Planet subscription in QGIS. Updates users can find in V2.1:
  • Improved metadata display and customization in the Planet Imagery Search Panel
  • Ability to save your search to preserve search filters from the Planet Imagery Search Panel
  • More search filters
  • Improved Planet Basemap discovery interface and Basemap download tools
  • Ability to determine contributing source scene to a Planet Basemap
  • Ability to set an AOI for high-res tasking in QGIS
  • And more!