Satellite images have been essential for helping relief efforts in Japan following the massive quake that struck on 11 March. Now scientists are using ESA's space radars to improve our understanding of tectonic events.
29 March 2011
This second issue marks the accomplishment of GOCE's nominal mission and the release of the second geoid based on GOCE data.
4th International GOCE User Workshop promises to be a very fruitful workshop.
ERS-2 precise orbit files based on Laser Range data (PDS) are now rapidly made available to users for processing of the ERS-2 SAR data sets covering the recent Earthquake / Tsunami event in Japan which is freely distributed via the GEO Geohazards Supersite Portal
Plots of the planned ERS-2 SAR acquisitions for the coming week are available.
Special acquisition plans
Earth Watching activities
New page and images have been published for the following event:
Image of the Week
Earth Observation Events
12 September 2011 - 16 September 2011
The European Space Agency is organising a series of advanced thematic training courses devoted to train the next generation of EO PIs to exploit data from ESA and Third Party EO Missions for science and applications development.
19 September 2011 - 23 September 2011
The European Space Agency is organising Fringe 2011, its 8th International Workshop on "Advances in the Science and Applications of SAR Interferometry", which will be hosted in ESA-ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, between 19 - 23 September 2011. The series of workshops started in 1992 and are currently organised by ESA every two years.
Registration opened: 15 July 2011
Earth Observation Resources
A new release of the GOCE User Toolbox (GUT v2.0) is now available online.