Data Sources

Name of the dataset Data Type Costs Hazard Data accessibility
Hazards Data Distribution System Explorer (HDDS) (USGS) satellite data or aerial image free with restrictions
Earthquake
Forest Fire
Flood
Mass Movement
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
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SPOT imagery (CNES) satellite data or aerial image free with restrictions
Drought
Earthquake
Forest Fire
Flood
Mass Movement
Severe Storm
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
SENTINEL-1 imagery (ESA) satellite data or aerial image free
Drought
Earthquake
Flood
Mass Movement
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
Terra- SAR-X imagery (Airbus Defence & Space) satellite data or aerial image free with restrictions
Drought
Earthquake
Flood
Mass Movement
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
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COSMO-SkyMed/SAR imagery (ESA) satellite data or aerial image free with restrictions
Drought
Earthquake
Flood
Mass Movement
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
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RADARSAT- 1&2/SAR imagery (CSA and MDA) satellite data or aerial image free with restrictions
Drought
Earthquake
Flood
Mass Movement
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
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Envisat/ASAR imagery (ESA) satellite data or aerial image free with restrictions
Drought
Earthquake
Flood
Mass Movement
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
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Cedar Creek DEM and Land Use
hazard specific data
land use, land cover data
free Flood export data
Floods Portal (JRC-European Commission) hazard specific data free Flood
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
web processing/cloud computing
MapMart - Global Mapping Solutions
baseline data
elevation
hazard specific data
land use, land cover data
satellite data or aerial image
paid
Drought
Earthquake
Extreme Temperature
Forest Fire
Flood
Mass Movement
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
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Land Cover Map (ISCGM)
elevation
land use, land cover data
free
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Land Cover Map (GLC2000 - JRC) land use, land cover data free
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EOLi (Earth Observation Link) is the European Space Agency's client for Earth Observation Catalogue and Ordering Services (ESA) free with restrictions
Drought
Earthquake
Extreme Temperature
Forest Fire
Flood
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Cast (EUMETCast) free
Drought
Epidemic
Extreme Temperature
Forest Fire
Flood
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Land Cover Map (GlobCover - ESA) land use, land cover data free export data
Land Cover Map (Corine Land Cover - EEA) land use, land cover data free export data
Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development ( SPOT, Landsat, GeoEye) (RCMRD)
baseline data
elevation
hazard specific data
land use, land cover data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Drought
Earthquake
Extreme Temperature
Pollution
Tsunami
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Land Cover Map (LCI - USGS) land use, land cover data free
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Global Multi-Resolution Topography (GMRT) - Sonar Seafloor Bathymetry (MGDS - LDEO) elevation free
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DLR SRTM(Shuttle Radar Topography Mission) X-SAR digital elevation models,Earth Observation on the WEB (DLR) elevation free
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MODIS Level 1, Atmosphere and Land data products (NASA)
baseline data
land use, land cover data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Drought
Extreme Temperature
Flood
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Open Topography Data and Tools (NSF) elevation free
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Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER DATA ARCHIVE) (NASA)
baseline data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Drought
Extreme Temperature
Severe Storm
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
ETOPO1 Global Relief Model (NOAA) elevation free
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Earth Explorer(USGS)
baseline data
elevation
hazard specific data
land use, land cover data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Drought
Earthquake
Extreme Temperature
Flood
Mass Movement
Pollution
Severe Storm
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Global Visualization Viewer(USGS)
baseline data
hazard specific data
land use, land cover data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Drought
Earthquake
Extreme Temperature
Forest Fire
Flood
Pollution
statistical data (e.g. graphs)
visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) 90m (CGIAR-CSI) elevation free
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Locust Watch (IRI) hazard specific data free Insect Infestation
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Locust Watch (DLIS - FAO) hazard specific data free Insect Infestation export map
Oil Spill Risk Map (NOS - NOAA) hazard specific data free Pollution export map
Fire Risk Map (GlobalEWS - GOFC-GOLD) hazard specific data free Forest Fire
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Volcano Hazard Frequency and Distribution (Data Basin - CBI) hazard specific data free Volcanic Eruption
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Global Seismic Hazard Assessment (GSHAP - ICSU) hazard specific data free Earthquake export map
Extreme Heat Risk Map (EEA)
baseline data
hazard specific data
free Drought visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Drought Monitor-US Only (NDMS) hazard specific data free Drought
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
Drought Index Map for Vegetation-US Only (VegDRI - USGS)
hazard specific data
land use, land cover data
free Drought
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web processing/cloud computing
Global Agricultural Drought Monitoring and Forecasting System (GADMFS - CSISS) hazard specific data free Drought
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Oil Spill Detection (USGS)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free Pollution
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Open Water Pollution Map- China Only (IPE)
baseline data
hazard specific data
free Pollution statistical data (e.g. graphs)
Aerosol Profile (WOUDC - WMO) hazard specific data free Pollution
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Aerosol Profile (GLOB-AEROSOL - ESA) hazard specific data free Pollution export data
Aerosol Profile (NASA) hazard specific data free Pollution export data
Burnt Area Map 2000 (GBA 2000 - JRC) free Forest Fire
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Aerosol Profile (WDC-RSAT - DLR) free
Extreme Temperature
Pollution
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Oil Spill Detection and Risk Map - US Only ,Deepwater Gulf Response (ERMA - NOAA) hazard specific data free Pollution statistical data (e.g. graphs)
Fire Detection and Monitoring-US only (USDA)
hazard specific data
land use, land cover data
satellite data or aerial image
free Forest Fire
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Fire Detection and Monitoring (AFIS - CSIR) hazard specific data free
Forest Fire
Volcanic Eruption
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Fire Detection and Monitoring (EOSDIS Worldview - NASA)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free Forest Fire
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Near Real Time - Fire Detection and Monitoring (EOSDIS - NASA) hazard specific data free Forest Fire
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Dust Storm Monitoring, Air quality (EOSDIS Worldview - NASA) hazard specific data free
Forest Fire
Pollution
Volcanic Eruption
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Global Fire Danger Forecast hazard specific data free Forest Fire
statistical data (e.g. graphs)
visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Global Historical Tsunami Database (NOAA) hazard specific data free
Earthquake
Mass Movement
Tsunami
Volcanic Eruption
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
Potential LANDSLIDE Areas(TRMM-NASA) hazard specific data free Mass Movement
The Global Seismic Hazard Assessment Program (GSHAP) hazard specific data free
Earthquake
Tsunami
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Earthquake Maps (Real Time Earthquake Map - USGS) hazard specific data free Earthquake
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Famine Early Warning System - El Salvador (FEWS NET- USGS, USAID) hazard specific data free
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Near Real-Time data related to Vegetation(NASA)
baseline data
hazard specific data
land use, land cover data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Drought
Forest Fire
Insect Infestation
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Near Real-Time data related to Dust Storm (LANCE - NASA)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free Pollution
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Near Real-Time data related to Air Quality (LANCE - NASA)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Forest Fire
Pollution
Volcanic Eruption
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Near Real-Time data related to Smoke Plumes (LANCE - NASA)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Forest Fire
Pollution
Volcanic Eruption
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Near Real-Time data related to Fires (LANCE - NASA)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Forest Fire
Pollution
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Global Agricultural Drought Monitoring and Forecasting System(CSISS-GMU) hazard specific data free Drought
statistical data (e.g. graphs)
visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Near Real-Time data related to Ash Plumes (LANCE - NASA)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Forest Fire
Pollution
Volcanic Eruption
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Frozen Ground Monitoring (NSIDC)
baseline data
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free Flood
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Near Real-Time data related to Droughts (LANCE - NASA)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free Drought
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Drought Map -EU Only (EDO - JRC)
baseline data
hazard specific data
free Drought
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
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Near Real-Time data related to Floods (LANCE - NASA)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Flood
Severe Storm
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Inundation Map (Darmouth Flood Observatory - NASA)
baseline data
hazard specific data
free
Flood
Severe Storm
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
Famine Early Warning Systems(USGS)
baseline data
hazard specific data
free
Drought
Insect Infestation
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
web processing/cloud computing
Near Real-Time Global MODIS Flood Mapping hazard specific data free
Flood
Severe Storm
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Near Real-Time data related to Severe Storms (LANCE - NASA)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Flood
Severe Storm
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Storm Detection and Forecast (Historical Hurricane Tracks - NOAA) hazard specific data free
Flood
Severe Storm
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
Global Soil Moisture data set 1978-2010 (ESA) hazard specific data free
Drought
Extreme Temperature
Flood
Mass Movement
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Surface Soil Moisture (ERS MetOp - TU Vienna)
hazard specific data
satellite data or aerial image
free
Drought
Extreme Temperature
Flood
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Global Flood Alert System (GFAS) hazard specific data free Flood
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statistical data (e.g. graphs)
visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Storm Detection and Forecast Map (Tropical Cyclones - CIMMS) free Severe Storm
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Rainfall Estimate Data (NASA) hazard specific data free
Drought
Flood
Mass Movement
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Extreme Rainfall Detection System(ITHACA) hazard specific data free
Drought
Flood
Mass Movement
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Cyclone breakpoints (NOAA-GTWO) hazard specific data free
Flood
Severe Storm
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Tropical cyclones (NOAA-GTWO) hazard specific data free Severe Storm
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web processing/cloud computing
Historical Tsunami Database (NOAA) hazard specific data free Tsunami
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Rainfall Estimation (NASA-TRMM-TOVAS) hazard specific data free Severe Storm visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Rainfall Estimation (NASA-TRMM) hazard specific data free Severe Storm
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Fire Events hazard specific data free Forest Fire
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MODIS Vegetation Product (NASA) satellite data or aerial image free Drought export data
ASTER data archive (NASA)
elevation
satellite data or aerial image
free
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Drought Monitoring (EOSDIS Worldview - NASA) hazard specific data free Drought
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Combined Drought Indicator (JRC) hazard specific data free Drought
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
web processing/cloud computing
Storm Coverage - archived data (CIMMS) hazard specific data free Severe Storm
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visualization of data (e.g. web GIS or real time monitoring)
Digital Elevation Model - SRTM 4.1 (CGIAR-CSI) elevation free
Flood
Mass Movement
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Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution (CHRR) hazard specific data free Drought
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Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution (CHRR) hazard specific data free Flood
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Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution (CHRR) hazard specific data free Severe Storm
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Globcover (ESA) land use, land cover data free export data
Landsat 8 (NASA) satellite data or aerial image free export data
Actual Evapotranspiration Anomaly (FEWS NET - USGS, USAID) hazard specific data free Drought
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Rainfall Estimate (FEWS NET - USGS - USAID) hazard specific data free
Drought
Epidemic
Forest Fire
Flood
Mass Movement
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Daily Potential Evapotranspiration (FEWS NET - USGS, USAID) hazard specific data free Drought
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NDVI Central Asia (FEWS NET - USGS, USAID) hazard specific data free Drought
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NDVI Middle East (FEWS NET - USGS, USAID) hazard specific data free Drought
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NDVI Central America (FEWS NET - USGS, USAID) hazard specific data free Drought
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NDVI Africa (FEWS NET - USGS, USAID) hazard specific data free Drought
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Global Landslide Hazard Distribution (CHRR) hazard specific data free Mass Movement
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Digital Elevation Model - SRTM X-band (DLR) elevation free
Flood
Mass Movement
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Digital Elevation Model - SRTM 3 (NASA) elevation free
Flood
Mass Movement
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