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GMES Publication highlights Importance of Earth Observation

The potential of GMES for crisis management and environmental monitoring is highlighted in a new publication with users demonstrating the importance of Earth observation data to European regions.

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Tue, 16/10/2012 - 08:19

Astrium's SPOT 6 ready for launch

Astrium's SPOT 6 hi-resolution Earth observation satellite will be launched on Sunday 9 September 2012 at 05:21 (BST, 09:51 local time) from Sriharikota in India.

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Fri, 07/09/2012 - 15:25

ESA provides free Heterogeneous Mission Accessibility (HMA) manual

ESA offers, freely downloadable from its website, the Heterogeneous Mission Accessibility (HMA) manual that provid

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Wed, 05/09/2012 - 15:56

UNOOSA activates International Charter for Earthquake in Iran

Iran Earthquake

UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER has activated the International Charter: Space and Major Disaster to provide satellite imagery for the two strong earthquakes that occurred in Iran on 11 August 2012.

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Thu, 16/08/2012 - 18:22
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38.322
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46.888

New satellite SPOT-6 to be launched

SPOT-6, the new high resolution optical Earth observation satellite, built by the European leading space technology company Atrium, will be launched from India next month. .

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Fri, 03/08/2012 - 14:21

Beta Version of EOPages launched

The Earth Observation (EO) value added Industry is quickly evolving. It has a pool of resources and services which must be organized, catalogued and presented in a unified tool.

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Tue, 31/07/2012 - 09:02

NASA celebrates 40 years of Earth Observation

NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) will hold a news conference at 11 a.m.

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Wed, 18/07/2012 - 12:21

International Symposium on Earth Observation for Arid and Semi-Arid Environments (ISEO 2012)

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 10/08/2012
Venue City: 
Kashgar
Basic Information
Date: 
18/09/2012 - 21/09/2012
Venue: 
Center for Earth Observation and Digital Earth
Event Organisers: 

Kashi Branch of CEODE, CAS
Chinese National Committee, ISDE

Co-organisers: 

National Natural Science Foundation of China
National Remote Sensing Center of China
Bureau of International Cooperation, CAS

Language of event: 
English

In the last few decades, Earth observation has become an essential tool to deal with global challenges, such as poverty reduction, ecological protection, natural resources management, biodiversity,

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39.4704
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75.9898

3rd Conference “Earth Observations for Sustainable Development and Security” GEO-UA 2012

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 20/04/2012
Venue City: 
Evpatoria
Basic Information
Date: 
03/09/2012 - 07/09/2012
Venue: 
Spa Resport Complex Oren-Crimea
Venue Country: 
Ukraine
Event Organisers: 
  1. State Space Agency of Ukraine;
  2. National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine;
  3. Space Research Institute of NASU-NSAU;
  4. UN-SPIDER Regional Support Office in Ukraine;
Language of event: 
English
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Training Event Type: 
Training Event
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No certificate issued or not known

The 3d Ukrainian Conference GEO-UA will be held within the Space Forum, which also features The 4th International Specialized Symposium «Space and Global Security of the Humanity&raqu

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45.1877
longitude: 
33.3573

NASA Awards Cooperative Agreement for Earth Science Research

NASA has awarded a cooperative agreement to the Bay Area Environmental Research Institute of Sonoma, Calif., to support Earth science research at NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field, Calif

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Mon, 05/03/2012 - 11:05
latitude: 
37.42
longitude: 
-122.058