A quick guide to Earth Explorer for Landsat-8

The Landsat Data Continuity Mission became Landsat 8 on the 30.05.2013, and that means images are now public (woohoo!). NASA handed control of the satellite to the USGS, and calibrated imagery is available through the Earth Explorer.

There is a nice description how to access the data by Robert Simmon, including screenshots, on if you click this link.