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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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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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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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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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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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9th Conference on Image Information Mining: The Sentinels Era

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 01/11/2013
Venue City: 
Bucharest
Basic Information
Date: 
05/03/2014 - 07/03/2014
Venue: 
Romanian Space Agency (ROSA)
Venue Country: 
Romania
Event Organisers: 

Romanian Space Agency (ROSA)

Co-organisers: 

Image Information Mining Coordination Group (IIMCG)
Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS)

Language of event: 
English

Earth Observation (EO) data has increased significantly over the last decades with sensors collecting terabytes of data per day.

latitude: 
44.4325
longitude: 
26.1039

ESA's new satellite expected to revolutionise communications

 Alphasat I-XL was succesfully lifted off with a modified LCT

On July 25, 2013 Alphasat I-XL was successfully lifted off on an Ariane 5 launcher from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana with a modified LCT which will be used to test data transfer between geos

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Mon, 29/07/2013 - 09:13
latitude: 
5.04285
longitude: 
-52.7884

ESA's Earth from Space: Special Edition on International Charter

ESA's Earth from Space web-TV programme has issued a special edition on the International Charter "Space and Major Disasters".

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Thu, 25/07/2013 - 16:30