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NASA celebrates 40 years of Earth Observation

NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) will hold a news conference at 11 a.m.

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Wed, 18/07/2012 - 12:21

Australia becomes Landsat 8 partner

Australia became an international collaborator on the new US-satellite mission Landsat 8, under an agreement signed on 12 July 2012 with the United States Geological Survey.

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Mon, 16/07/2012 - 08:45

International Charter: New issue of Newsletter available

The second issue of Newsletter takes a glance at types and frequency of Charter activations in 2011, which, as it says, has been a busy year for the Charter Member Agencies.

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Wed, 30/05/2012 - 10:43
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3.93389
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Landsat 5 Suspension of Operations Extended

Landsat 5 Earth imaging operations have been suspended for an additional 90 days while the U.S.

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Tue, 21/02/2012 - 16:24
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38.9586
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-77.357

NASA Landsat's Thermal Infrared Sensor Arrives at Orbital

A new NASA satellite instrument that makes a quantum leap forward in detector technology has arrived at Orbital Sciences Corp. in Gilbert, Ariz.

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Wed, 15/02/2012 - 16:16
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33.3528
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-111.789

November 2011 Updates

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Wed, 21/12/2011

 

UN-SPIDER News

  • UN-SPIDER Conference in Beijing

Landsat image maps aid fire recovery efforts

NASA satellite images regularly map active fires around the world.

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Thu, 25/08/2011 - 11:15
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32.4242
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-110.74

Landsat Satellites Track Continued Missouri River Flooding

Flooding along the Missouri River continues as shown in recent Landsat satellite images of the Nebraska and Iowa border.

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Thu, 21/07/2011 - 12:10
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41.4925
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-99.9018

Tornado Tracks Seen from Space

Tornado tracks from last week's powerful oubreak of events in the southern USA are visible in data from NASA's Aqua satellite and the Landsat satellite.

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Tue, 03/05/2011 - 17:51
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37.0902
longitude: 
-95.7129

The Users, Uses, and Value of Landsat and Other Moderate-Resolution Satellite Imagery in the United States

Moderate-resolution imagery (MRI), such as that provided by the Landsat satellites, provides unique spatial information for use by many people both within and outside of the United States (U.S.).

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Thu, 03/03/2011 - 14:53
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-95.7129
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37.0902