Copernicus Sentinel maps Florence hurricane flood15 September 2018
Copernicus Sentinel maps Florence hurricane flood15 September 2018 Making landfall in the US state of North Carolina on 14 September, Hurricane Florence is causing widespread damage and flooding. The Copernicus Sentinel-1 radar mission is being used to map affected areas.
New kid on the block picks up relay for ozone14 September 2018
New kid on the block picks up relay for ozone14 September 2018 For more than 20 years, changes in ozone over Antarctica have been carefully monitored by a succession of European satellites. This important long-term record is now being added to by the Copernicus Sentinel-5P mission, which is dedicated to atmospher...
Sentinel-1 maps flash floods in Laos30 July 2018
Sentinel-1 maps flash floods in Laos30 July 2018 Copernicus Sentinel-1 data are highlighting the collapse of the Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy dam in the southeastern province of Attapeu in Laos. The collapse has led to flash floods that have claimed several lives and left many more people missing, according to...
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Sentinel-1 helps monitor oil industry activitySentinel-1 data is being used to help track crude oil storage worldwide
Sentinel-2 helps farmersThe unprecedented views of Earth provided by Sentinel-2 lead precision farming into a new era
Monitoring volcanic emissionsSentinel-5P detected volcanic emissions from the latest eruption of Hawaii's Kīlauea volcano
Mapping Tibet glaciersData from Sentinel-1 and -2 were key to mapping two giant ice avalanches in Tibet
New Collaborative Ground Segment CooperationA new agreement will facilitate Sentinel data exploitation in Romania
Sentinel toolboxesThree open source toolboxes provide tools for using data products from Sentinel-1, -2 and -3