I am pretty new to using the code editor. I am trying to export ten-day NDVI composites (images from Sentinel-2) to a table (as a CSV file). I think my problem lies with not knowing how to convert my ImageCollection to FeatureCollection (btw. in this version survey data is simplified).

var surveydata = ee.Geometry.Point (16.13298, 77.85595);

// study area
var studyArea = ee.FeatureCollection(surveydata);
var surveyData = ee.FeatureCollection(surveydata); 

// Load Sentinel-2 data.
var s2 = ee.ImageCollection('COPERNICUS/S2');

// Load cloud masking tool
var s2mask = require('users/fitoprincipe/geetools:cloud_masks').sentinel2;

// function to apply NDVI calculation to every image in collection
function addNDVI(image) {
  var NDVI = image.normalizedDifference(['B8', 'B4']).rename('NDVI');
  return image.addBands(NDVI);

//set a list of start dates
var startDate = '2020-05-01';
var endDate = '2020-09-30';
var interval = 10;
var increment = 'day';
var tendayDifference = ee.Date(startDate).advance(interval, increment).millis().subtract(ee.Date(startDate).millis());
var listMap = ee.List.sequence(ee.Date(startDate).millis(), ee.Date(endDate).millis(), tendayDifference);

//function to get a tenday composite
function gettendaySentinelComposite(date) {
  // Only include the NDVI
  var s2 = ee.ImageCollection('COPERNICUS/S2')
                      .filterDate(date, date.advance(interval, increment))
                      .filterMetadata('CLOUDY_PIXEL_PERCENTAGE', 'less_than', 60)
  var composite = s2.max()
                      .set('system:time_start', date.millis(), 'dateYMD', date.format('YYYY-MM-dd'), 'numbImages', s2.size());
  return composite;

var ndvi_tenday = ee.ImageCollection.fromImages(listMap.map(function(dateMillis){
  var date = ee.Date(dateMillis);
  return gettendaySentinelComposite(date);


var tempTimeSeries = ui.Chart.image.series({
      imageCollection: ndvi_tenday,
      region: studyArea,
      reducer: ee.Reducer.max(),
      scale: 100,
      xProperty: 'system:time_start'
    title: 'NDVI-over-time',
    vAxis: {
      title: 'NDVI'
    lineWidth: 1,
    pointSize: 4,
    series: {
      0: {color: 'blue'},
      1: {color: 'red'},
      2: {color: 'green'}


// Convert the object to an image with one band for each tenday period
var ndvi_tenday = ee.ImageCollection(ndvi_tenday)

// code to plot one band (one tenday period)
var image = ndvi_tenday.select("9_NDVI");

Map.centerObject(studyArea, 9);
var ndviParams = {min: -1, max: 1, palette: ['blue', 'white', 'green']};
Map.addLayer(image, ndviParams, 'NDVI image');


I thought to use this code for exporting:

// Export the image to your google drive
        collection: ndvi_tenday,
        description: 'NDVI', 
        folder: 'EE',
    fileNamePrefix: 'NDVI', 
    fileFormat: 'CSV'

Here is the link for my code for clarification: https://code.earthengine.google.com/?noload=1&scriptPath=users%2Fanjadamlisby%2FTest%3AS2_NDVI_GPS_Table

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    Commented Apr 15, 2021 at 13:36

1 Answer 1


I might have found a solution now. This seems to do it:

// Get Zonal Statistics
var reduced = ndvi_tenday.reduceRegions({
  collection: surveyData,
  reducer: ee.Reducer.mean(),
  scale: 100,


// the resulting mean is a FeatureCollection
// so you can export it as a table
    collection: reduced, 
    description: 'NDVIpolygons', 
    folder: 'EE', 
    fileNamePrefix: 'NDVIpolygons', 
    fileFormat: 'CSV'

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