volcanic ash

International Charter activated for Fuego Volcano in Guatemala

Logo of the International Charter "Space and Major Disasters"

The International Charter “Space and Major Disasters” has been activated for Guatemala’s Fuego volcano on 5 June.

Guatemala’s most powerful eruption in 100 years has killed at least 69 people with many more missing, according to local reports.

Undefined

Free tagging: 

Publishing Date: 

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 17:00

Country/Region: 

latitude: 

0

longitude: 

0
Tue, 06/05/2018

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

German Aerospace Center develops satellite-based volcanic ash tool

VADUGS-derived column concentration of volcanic ash in grams per square metre for the Eyjafjallajökull volcano in 2010

Researchers at the German Aerospace Center (DLR) have developed a satellite-based prediction tool for volcanic ash distribution. It generates detailed images of areas with both heavy and light ash loads.

English

Do not include in news list: 

0

Short title: 

Country/Region: 

Publishing Date: 

Mon, 22/09/2014 - 13:50

latitude: 

0

longitude: 

0
Mon, 09/22/2014

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

Tracing Aerosols with Satellites

This map depicts the aerosol index for 19 July 2014

Satellites can help detect UV-absorbing aerosols by observing how the atmosphere scattered certain wavelengths of ultraviolet (UV) light.

English

Publishing Date: 

Fri, 01/08/2014 - 10:53
Fri, 08/01/2014

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

Monitoring Volcanic Ash and Impacts on Agriculture: CSA, NASA and World Bank Cooperation

Within the framework of the international Committee on Satellite Earth Observation (CEOS), the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) is collaborating with NASA on various projects helping to monitor, manage and respond to natural disasters.

English

Publishing Date: 

Wed, 14/09/2011 - 15:29

Country/Region: 

Zircon - This is a contributing Drupal Theme
Design by WeebPal.