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China and Venezuela: Agreement for new Earth Observation satellite

Rendition of VRSS-1 satellite, launched in September 2012

On 22 July 2014, Xinhua News Agency, the state press agency of the People's Republic of China, annouced that China and Venezuela agreed on the in-orbit delivery of a remote sensing satellite, V

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 25/07/2014 - 09:59
latitude: 
39.804
longitude: 
116.419

China puts first Venezuelan Remote Sensing Satellite in Orbit

On 29 September 2012, Venezuela's first Remote Sensing Satellite "VRSS1" was launched into orbit from China.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 04/10/2012 - 11:37

Flood in Venezuela

305 families affected by heavy rains that destroyed their homes in Aragua state and caused landslides.

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Name: 
Flood in Venezuela
Region: 
Aragua, Venezuela
Occurance Date: 
16/11/2010
latitude: 
10.2313
longitude: 
-67.2848

GeoSUR Red Geoespacial de América del Sur (Geospatial Network of South America)

GeoSUR is a program of the Andean Development Corporation established in 2007, which aims the establishment of a decentralized network to diffuse geographic information of South America.