How can I switch from Planet Explorer to Planet Basemaps? Seth Pickford February 05, 2019 23:30 Updated Follow In the top right of the Planet Explorer window, select “Basemaps Viewer” from the drop down menu. Alternatively, you can visit planet.com/basemaps. Related articles I have a question about Planet. Where can I ask? How can I access basemaps? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.