Imagery

Satellite Imagery to evaluate human settlements on the planet

Satellite Image of New York City. Courtesy of ESA

The relevance of Satellite images to estimate the number of people living in urban or rural areas was presented on 18 October 2016 by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) held in Quito, Ecuador from 17 to 20 October 2016.

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Tue, 25/10/2016 - 03:07

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Vital view from space

Screenshot of the video from DW. Tomorrow today section. Courtesy of DW Germany’s Public international broadcaster.

Radar Satellite images offer precise 3D pictures of earth. The Crises Control Team of the German Aerospace Center puts together radar imagery on natural disasters like floods or earthquakes. This information is essential for

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Wed, 19/10/2016 - 00:46

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Australia: Wildfires cover area as big as Melbourne

satellite night image of fires in Australia

The summer heat in Australia brought high temperatures as well as strong winds to an already dry environment and created conditions for big fires. By yesterday almost 200,000 hectares had burned. The massive Snowy River Complex fire alone lights up an area of the size of Melbourne.

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Thu, 13/02/2014 - 14:14

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Akademik Shokalskiy: Satellites helped free trapped vessel in the Antarctic

Image by the satellite TerraSAR-X showing two vessels trapped in the Antarctic

The Russian research vessel Akademik Shokalskiy was trapped for over a week in the Antarctic ice. High-resolution radar

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Workflows to Manage and Share Imagery in ArcGIS

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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Seminar Overview

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GIS analysts and other ArcGIS users who use ArcGIS to manage and share imagery. Familiarity with creating and using mosaic datasets to work with imagery is recommended. Those less familiar with mosaic datasets are encouraged to take the free training seminar Working with Imagery at ArcGIS 10.1 prior to attending.

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22/08/2013

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ESRI - GIS and Mapping software

Presented by Colin Childs

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Mali: SPOT-6 data for first national mosaic

Timbuktu, Mali seen by ASTER image aboard the NASA Terra spacecraft

Mali's national survey and mapping agency (IGM) will be receiving the most recent detailed data at a resolution of 1.5 metres from SPOT-6, which has covered the country's entire 1.241.000 km² in less than 5 months.

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Fri, 12/04/2013 - 10:44

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JURSE 2013: the Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event 2013 is calling for student papers competition!

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JURSE 2013 is calling for papers!

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21/04/2013 to 23/04/2013

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Mon, 15/10/2012

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Sao Paulo

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Sao Paulo

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Brazilian National Institute for Space Research (INPE)
Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio)

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A Sociedade de Especialistas Latino-americanos em Sensoriamento Remoto (SELPER), Brazil
International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)
Geoscience and Remost Sensing Soceity (IEEE GRSS)
European Space Agency (ESA)

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Esri and PCI Geomatics announce Natural Resources Imagery Grant Program

Esri, PCI Geomatics, MDA and RapidEye announced their new Natural Resources Imagery Grant Program.

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Tue, 21/08/2012 - 15:15
Tue, 08/21/2012

USGS rolls out new LandsatLook Viewer

On 23 July 2012 the United States Geological Survey (USGS) made available their new LandsatLook Viewer. It allows comprehensive searching and downloading of full-resolution LandsatLook images, along with access to Level 1 Data Products.

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Mon, 30/07/2012 - 09:49
Mon, 07/30/2012

Camera on board of ISS to provide post-disaster imagery

A remote-controlled Earth-observing camera system called ISERV (International Space Station SERVIR Environmental Research and Visualization System) will be launched to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's third H-II Transfer Vehicle this week.

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Mon, 23/07/2012 - 14:02
Mon, 07/23/2012

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