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Esri Assists Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Response

In response to the devastating Japan earthquake and tsunami, Esri is providing assistance to a myriad of organizations involved in the disaster response.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 14/03/2011 - 15:53
latitude: 
138.253
longitude: 
36.2048

DLR releases satellite images of Japanese disaster area

After the severe earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the International Charter ‘Space and Major Disasters’ was activated on the morning of the 11 March 2011.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 14/03/2011 - 11:09
latitude: 
138.253
longitude: 
36.2048

Quick Update: In the Wake of the Tsunami

March 11, 2011 will be remembered as the date of one of the largest earthquakes and tsunamis in living history.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 14/03/2011 - 10:36
latitude: 
138.253
longitude: 
36.2048

Earthquake in Japan

A magnitude 7.9 earthquake occurred at 2:46 pm on March 11, 2011 near the east coast of Honshu, Japan. Tsunami warnings are issued along the Pacific coast line.

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Region: 
Honshu, all Japan coastline
Occurance Date: 
11/03/2011
latitude: 
38.322
longitude: 
142.369

Aiming to be Asian standard / Govt seeks to boost economy through Japanese GPS satellite system

Japan's plan to launch six or seven positioning satellites is a 200 billion yen project meant to boost the Japanese economy through its joint implementation by both the public and private sectors.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 10/01/2011 - 17:41
latitude: 
36.2048
longitude: 
138.253

Floods in Japan

In Japan floods triggered by record heavy rainfall have occurred since 20 October 2010.

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Name: 
Floods in Japan
Region: 
Japan
Occurance Date: 
20/10/2010
latitude: 
36.2048
longitude: 
138.253

Flood in Japan

In Japan floods and landslides triggered by record heavy seasonal rainfall have occurred nationwide since 11 June 2010.

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Name: 
Flood in Japan
Region: 
Japan
Occurance Date: 
11/06/2010
latitude: 
36.2048
longitude: 
138.253

United Nations University and ESRI to Collaborate on GIS Research and Training

ESRI and United Nations University (UNU) recently approved a memorandum of understanding (MOU) at the university’s headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 24/02/2010 - 10:06
latitude: 
35.6622
longitude: 
139.708

ASEAN+3 Satellite Image Archive for Environmental Study (ASIAES)

The ASEAN+3 Satellite Image Archive for Environmental Study is a project, which allows to share satellite archives for natural hazard management and environmental study among the ASEAN+3 member cou

JAXA and DLR initiated R&D Cooperation in Satellite Disaster Monitoring

The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and the German Aerospace Center (DLR) today signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) concerning Mutual cooperation for satellite disaster monitoring.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 24/08/2009 - 23:55
latitude: 
48.0848
longitude: 
11.2763