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RapidEye Completes Second Coverage of China in Two Years

RapidEye, the only geospatial solutions provider to own and operate a constellation of five identical Earth Observation satellites, announced today that the second coverage of China for the Ministr

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 18/02/2011 - 10:52
latitude: 
104.195
longitude: 
35.8617

China: Meteorological satellite monitors snow cover in drought-hit areas

The on-going drought in northern China draws great attention from the public.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 16/02/2011 - 09:54
latitude: 
104.195
longitude: 
35.8617

China All Access Develops the Emergency Satellite Mobile Command Centre System

Considering the new situation and demand in emergency communication faced by public security and fire departments in fire disaster sites, a company called China All Access developed the Emergency S

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 10/12/2010 - 16:39
latitude: 
39.9042
longitude: 
116.407

Application of earth-observation satellites to disaster monitoring

The small satellite constellation for environment and disaster monitoring and forecasting (SSCEDMF) is an important component of China's earth-observation satellite system.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 17/09/2010 - 12:21
latitude: 
39.9047
longitude: 
116.408

ESCAP launches Asia-Pacific mechanism on drought monitoring and early warning

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), launched in to service a Regional Cooperative Mechanism on Drought Monitoring and Early War

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 16/09/2010 - 16:26
latitude: 
13.7234
longitude: 
100.476

Landslide in China

Mudslides engulfed a town in northwest China on 8 August 2010, killing nearly 100 people and leaving perhaps 2,000 residents missing.

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Name: 
Landslide in China
Region: 
Gansu Province, China
Occurance Date: 
08/08/2010
latitude: 
36.0593
longitude: 
103.826

Flood in China

As of 22 June, according to government statistics, the latest round of floods which began early in the month of June has affected more than 29 million people and 1.6 million hectares of crops in th

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Name: 
Flood in China
Region: 
Zhejiang, Fujian, Jiangxi, Hubei, Hunan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Chongqing, Sichuan and Guizhou
Occurance Date: 
22/06/2010
latitude: 
35.8617
longitude: 
104.195

Severe Local Storm in China

Gales and hailstorms killed at least 39 people, injured hundreds and destroyed hundreds of homes in southwest and central China.

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Name: 
Severe Local Storm in China
Region: 
Southwest China
Occurance Date: 
06/05/2010
latitude: 
36.5822
longitude: 
99.5135

SpaceAid supports response to China earthquake bridging space data providers with disaster management authorities

On April 14, 2010 the Southern Quinghai region in the north-west of China experienced a 6.9 magnitude earthquake which left hundreds of people dead and the majority of population injured.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 26/04/2010 - 14:37
latitude: 
33.1
longitude: 
96.7

Landslide in China

A landslide occurred in northwest China's Shaanxi Province on March 10, 2010. It left 26 people dead among the total of 44 trapped.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Landslide in China
Region: 
Shaanxi Province
Occurance Date: 
10/03/2010