TimeScan on Demand

TimeScan on Demand, DLR

TimeScan on Demand is a GeoService developed by the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, DLR). It provides a first impression of the main land cover characteristics and can support geospatial analysts and service provider to generate advanced landcover and landuse classifications faster and with higher reliability.

TimeScan offers indicators for specific land cover types. TimeScan Basic is a false color composite of the main indicators for built-up areas (red), water bodies (blue) and vegetation (green). TimeScan professional offers higher order statistics of each of those spectral indices in single bands for further processing. You can select your area of interest and your desired product options. You will receive your results as OGC Webservice or as files for download.

For a detailed product description, please refer to the GeoService TimeScan.

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How to define an AOI?
How to define an AOI

Draw AOI
Use to draw your AOI, double click to finish a polygon. You can edit your polygon with If you want to delete a polygon use to select it and click on .
Upload AOI as KML/KMZ
Click on to go to your AOI page:
  • Here you can upload your AOI (area of interest) as KML/KMZ files.
  • The programm will use the first valid polygon in the file.
  • Please refresh the product page in your browser if you make any changes at the AOI page!
TimeScan on Demand



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On demand 



30 m

Access mode 

Filetransfer, Webservice



Delivery time 

A few business days


Pricing / Licensing