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International Charter activated in Tajikistan due to landslide

False Color image of the largest river in Tajikistan

International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated on 15 Apri

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 17/04/2014 - 13:07
latitude: 
38.861
longitude: 
71.2761

European Hyperspectral Seminar

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Gilching
Basic Information
Date: 
12/05/2014 - 14/05/2014
Venue: 
Exelis Visual Information Solutions
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

Exelis Visual Information Solutions

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

A basic level of remote sensing knowledge is necessary to take advantage of what this seminar has to offer.

Training Tuition: 
1,750.00 EUR

European Hyperspectral Seminar

Chile: International Charter activated due to tsunami

Satellite image of flooding in Chile

The International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated on 02 April 2014 to provide satellite image products in support of the response efforts for the tsunami event on the northern coas

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 02/04/2014 - 14:36
latitude: 
-35.6751
longitude: 
-71.543

GPM Core Observatory: First Images from NASA-JAXA Global Rain and Snowfall satellite

Satellite Photo from NASA and JAXA GPM satellite

The joint NASA and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Core Observatory was launched, as

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 26/03/2014 - 10:07
latitude: 
36.2048
longitude: 
138.253

The Philippines: New disaster operations centre launched

Satellite image of typhoon hitting the Philippines

The Information and Communications Technology Office of the Philippine Department of Science and Technology (DOST), together with the technology provider IBM launched the Intelligent Operations Cen

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 25/03/2014 - 09:47
latitude: 
14.676
longitude: 
121.044

Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) status update

NASA and JAXA launched their joint GPM mission

The GPM Core Observatory is continuing its pre-programmed course and is communicating with the GPM Mission Operations Center at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.

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Fri, 28/02/2014 - 11:19

Call for proposals: Free FORMOSAT-2 Satellite Imagery

Formosat research opportunity

The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) calls for proposals for free FORMOSAT-2 satellite data.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 20/02/2014 - 05:57

Proba-V: The new ESA satellite works around the clock

satellite image of the Black sea

Proba-V was launched in May 2014 and went operational in December. In the just two months of work, the ESA’s

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 19/02/2014 - 13:56
latitude: 
50.5039
longitude: 
4.46994

Indonesia: International Charter activated due to volcano eruption

Satellite image of volcano eruption

The International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated in Indonesia on 13 February by one of UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Offices,

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 17/02/2014 - 10:17
latitude: 
-7.935
longitude: 
112.314

Australia: Wildfires cover area as big as Melbourne

satellite night image of fires in Australia

The summer heat in Australia brought high temperatures as well as strong winds to an already dry environment and created conditions for big fires. By yesterday almost 200,000 hectares had burned.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 13/02/2014 - 14:14
latitude: 
-37.8141
longitude: 
144.963