GEDI Finder

A web service for locating GEDI orbits (files) that intersect an input bounding box. Click here to download the GEDI Finder user guide.

Parameters

NameDescriptionDefaultChoicesRequired
product The GEDI product files to be returned. GEDI01_B GEDI01_B, GEDI02_A, GEDI02_B False
version The version of the GEDI product files to be returned. 001 001 False
bbox Upper left (ul) and lower right (lr) corner coordinates, in lat,lon ordering, for the bounding box of the area of interest (e.g. [ul_lat,ul_lon,lr_lat,lr_lon]). True
output The output type for the results. json json, html False

Example

./gedifinder?product=GEDI01_B&version=001&bbox=[42.0,-100,40.0,-96.0]

Response

{
	"data" [
		"https://e4ftl01.cr.usgs.gov/GEDI/GEDI01_B.001/Year.Month.Day/GEDI01_B_2019219181545_O03694_T02694_02_003_01.h5", 
		"https://e4ftl01.cr.usgs.gov/GEDI/GEDI01_B.001/Year.Month.Day/GEDI01_B_2019219164258_O03693_T05539_02_003_01.h5",
		"https://e4ftl01.cr.usgs.gov/GEDI/GEDI01_B.001/Year.Month.Day/GEDI01_B_2019219024757_O03684_T04260_02_003_01.h5"
	],
	"error_code": null,
	"message": ""
}
	    

Example

./gedifinder?product=GEDI01_B&version=001&bbox=[42.0,-100,40.0,-96.0]&output=html

Response

https://e4ftl01.cr.usgs.gov/GEDI/GEDI01_B.001/Year.Month.Day/GEDI01_B_2019156193255_O02717_T03903_02_003_01.h5
https://e4ftl01.cr.usgs.gov/GEDI/GEDI01_B.001/Year.Month.Day/GEDI01_B_2019135041325_O02381_T00292_02_003_01.h5
https://e4ftl01.cr.usgs.gov/GEDI/GEDI01_B.001/Year.Month.Day/GEDI01_B_2019157014400_O02721_T02484_02_003_01.h5
	    

Example

./gedifinder?product=GEDI01_B&version=001&bbox=[42.0,-100]&output=html

Response

The bounding box entered is invalid. The correct format is upper left and lower right corner coordinates, in lat,lon ordering, for the bounding box of the area of interest (e.g. [ul_lat,ul_lon,lr_lat,lr_lon]). 

KeyError