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Annual Report of International Charter Space and Major Disasters published

Flood map for N'Djamena, Chad

The International Charter: Space and Major Disasters has launched its

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 25/10/2013 - 10:40
latitude: 
48.8482
longitude: 
2.30443

ESA water satellites track triple superstorms in Asia

Wind speed readings from three different typhoons during 10–15 October 2013.

ESA’s Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity satellite, SMOS, captured three superstorms have been affecting Asia over the past three weeks.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 22/10/2013 - 12:46
latitude: 
9.71212
longitude: 
101.343

SPOT Vegetation: New portal for free satellite data

The portal makes available all VEGETATION products older than three months

The research organisation VITO has launched a new portal that makes accessible SPOT Vegetation data: www.vito-eodata.be.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 16/10/2013 - 14:25

ESA: Gravity mapping satellite is nearing end of mission

The Moho and lithosphere for the northeast Atlantic captured by GOCE data.

ESA's Ocean Circulation Explorer (GOCE) mission will end this year. It has begun its decent towards Earth and will be reentering our atmosphere probably in mid-October.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 11/10/2013 - 12:33

ESA: Making satellite flood maps easily available

ESA's Fully Automated Aqua Processing Service (FAAPS)

The European Space Agency ESA has helped to create a service that makes flood maps available simply via the Internet.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 07/10/2013 - 08:20

New Landsat data released for free access

New Landsat data, including Landsat-8, are now available free of charge

Thousands of never-before-seen data products from the US Landsat satellites acquired over 30 years have been released for online access, as ESA reported.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 11/09/2013 - 12:39

Pollution: Using satellite data to monitor air quality

Earth observation satellites provide consistent data on atmospheric composition

With the goal of improving air quality monitoring and emission inventories, ESA’s GlobEmission project uses Earth observation satellite data in four specific regions: China, India, Europe and

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 23/08/2013 - 15:11

BEAM raster toolbox (ESA)

Software type: 
Desktop image processing (remote sensing software - raster data)
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Modelling
Scope: 
Visualisation
Accessibility: 
Install only
Graphical User Interface: 
Yes
Costs: 
Free
File types: 
dat
File types: 
dbf
File types: 
DEM
File types: 
GeoTIFF
File types: 
hdf
File types: 
hdf
File types: 
jpeg
File types: 
NetCDF
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BEAT Basic Envisat Atmospheric Toolbox (ESA)

Software type: 
Desktop image processing (remote sensing software - raster data)
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Visualisation
Accessibility: 
Install only
Graphical User Interface: 
Yes
Costs: 
Free
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Computer System: 
Solaris
Latest release (year): 
2012
File types: 
BigTIFF
File types: 
GeoTIFF
File types: 
hdf
File types: 
tiff
File types: 
wms
File types: 
xml

BRAT Basic Radar Altimetry Toolbox (ESA, CNES)

Software type: 
Desktop image processing (remote sensing software - raster data)
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Visualisation
Accessibility: 
Install only
Graphical User Interface: 
Yes
Costs: 
Free
Comment: 
Broad
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
Computer System: 
Linux
Latest release (year): 
2012
File types: 
dat
File types: 
GeoTIFF
File types: 
hdf
File types: 
kml
File types: 
NetCDF
File types: 
tiff
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