Launched in:1984
Out of service since:2013
Repeat cycle:16 days
Orbit height:705 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: NASA - USA
Decommissioned 5 June 2013

Landsat 5 websites

Information

USGS - EROS Center
USGS - Landsat FAQ
USGS - Landsat band designations
USGS - Landsat Missions
NASA Goddard - Landsat Science

Data ordering

USGS EarthExplorer
GloVis (USGS Global Visualization Viewer)
ESA - Landsat 5 (Kiruna)
USGS - Landsat data access
ESA - Third party data
NASA EarthData - Search
ESA - Third Party Missions (data for research)

On Board Sensors

MSS (LS 4-5) (Multispectral Scanner - Landsat 4,5)
TM (Thematic Mapper)