Download a sample scene from before the Brumadinho tailings dam disaster
This is a cropped version of a Landsat 8 scene from 2019/01/14. It was taken before the Brumadinho tailings dam in Brazil collapsed, flooding a whole region.
untar (bool) – If True, unpack the tar archive after downloading and return a path to the folder containing the unpacked files instead. Default is False.
path (str) – The path to the downloaded .tar file that contains the scene.