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Volcano in Chile

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

Type of Event:
Volcano
Location of Event:
Volcano Chaitén, Chile
Date of Charter Activation:
24/02/2009
Charter Requestor:
SIFEM (Sistema Federal de Emergencias)
Project Management:

Description of the event

Chaitén volcano spewed a vast cloud of ash as well as gas and molten rock on Thursday in a partial collapse of its cone. Chilean authorities evacuated 160 people from the area.

Chaiten Volcano, 27 February 2009 - Close view of the crater.


Source:

Formosat-2 Panchromatic (2m/pixel)

Acquired: 27/02/2009 (Formosat-2)

Copyright:

NSPO, SPOTIMAGE
Image processing, map created 04/03/2009 by CONAE.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

The crater of Chaiten volcano on 26 February 2009


Source:

SPOT-4, 10 m pixel, RGB: 432

Acquired: 26/02/2009

Copyright:

SPOTIMAGE, 2009
Image processing, map created 05/03/2009 by CONAE.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

The crater of Chaiten volcano, the city of Chaiten and the surroundings on 2 March 2009


Source:

SPOT-5, 2.5 m colour

Acquired: 02/03/2009

Copyright:

SPOTIMAGE, 2009
Image processing, map created 11/03/2009 by CONAE.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

The crater of Chaiten volcano, the city of Chaiten and the surroundings on 4 April 2007


Source:

SPOT-5, 2.5 m colour

Acquired: 04/04/2009

Copyright:

SPOTIMAGE, 2009
Image processing, map created 11/03/2009 by CONAE.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

Chaiten volcano in March 2008 and February 2009


Source:

ALOS PALSAR, Mode: FBS, Pixel: 6.25 m

Acquired: 02/03/2008 and 28/02/2009

Copyright:

JAXA, METI, 2009.
Image processing, map created 02/03/2009 by INA.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

City of Chaiten in March 2008 and February 2009


Source:

ALOS PALSAR, Mode: FBS, Pixel: 6.25 m

Acquired: 02/03/2008 and 28/02/2009

Copyright:

JAXA, METI, 2009.
Image processing, map created 02/03/2009 by INA.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

ALOS PALSAR – 28 March 2009


Source:

ALOS PALSAR, Mode: FBS, Pixel: 6.25 m, & DEM ASTER (15 m)

Acquired: 28/02/2009 (PALSAR) & 01/04/2006 (ASTER)

Copyright:

JAXA, METI, SEGEMAR, 2009.
Image processing, map created 02/03/2009 by INA.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

The volcano, the city and the surroundings on 8 March 2009


Source:

ALOS-AVNIR-2, 10 m/pixel, RGB: 432.

Acquired: 08/03/2009

Copyright:

JAXA, 2009.
Image processing, map created 13/03/2009 by CONAE.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

Situation on 28 February 2009. View of Chaiten volcano, the city and the river.


Source:

ENVISAT-ASAR, 12.5 m/pixel.

Acquired: 28/02/2009

Copyright:

ESA, 2009.
Image processing, map created 03/03/2009 by INA.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

Situation of Chaitén Volcano on 2 March 2009


Source:

Radarsat 1, Mode: S2, Pixel 12.5 m.

Acquired: 02/03/2009

Copyright:

CSA, 2009.
Image processing, map created 09/03/2009 by INA.


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Situation of the city of Chaitén City on 2 March 2009 (Merge of SAR and ASTER data)


Source:

Radarsat-1 Mode: S2, Pixel 12.5 m & Aster, RGB: V1-V2-V3N

Acquired: 02/03/2009 (Radarsat-1) & 01/04/2006 (ASTER)

Copyright:

CSA, 2009; SEGEMAR 2009
Image processing, map created 09/03/2009 by INA.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

3D Views of the Volcano


Source:

Formosat-2 MS (8m/pixel), RGB: 431, draped over ASTER DEM (15 m/pixel)

Acquired: 27/02/2009 (Formosat-2) & 01/04/2006 (DEM from ASTER)

Copyright:

NSPO, SPOTIMAGE
Image processing, map created 10/03/2009 by CONAE & SEGEMAR.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

Chaiten Volcano, 27 February 2009


Source:

Formosat-2 multispectral (8m/pixel) and panchromatic (2m/pixel) data
Merge product (2 m resolution) combining bands 432. Close view of crater showing the dome.

Acquired: 27/02/2009 (Formosat-2)

Copyright:

NSPO, SPOTIMAGE
Image processing, map created 05/03/2009 by CONAE.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

The Volcano and the City of Chaiten, 27 February 2009, Formosat-2, 2m, RGB: 432
Overview of the volcano and the city of Chaiten, combining bands 432.


Source:

Formosat-2 multispectral (8m/pixel) and panchromatic (2m/pixel) data

Acquired: 27/02/2009 (Formosat-2)

Copyright:

NSPO, SPOTIMAGE
Image processing, map created 05/03/2009 by CONAE.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

The Volcano and the City of Chaiten, 27th February 2009, Formosat-2, 2m, RGB: 321
Merge product (2 m resolution) combining bands 321. Overview of the volcano and the city of Chaiten


Source:

Formosat-2 multispectral (8m/pixel) and panchromatic (2m/pixel) data

Acquired: 27/02/2009 (Formosat-2)

Copyright:

NSPO, SPOTIMAGE
Image processing, map created 09/03/2009 by CONAE.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data

Chaiten City (Left) & 3D views of Chaiten volcano and the city (right) on 27/02/2009
Left: Merge product (2 m/pixel) combining bands 431
Right: 3D views of multispectral RGB: 431 (8 m) data draped over the ASTER DEM (15 m)


Source:

Formosat-2 multispectral (8m/pixel) and panchromatic (2m/pixel) data & ASTER DEM of 15 m resolution

Acquired: 27/02/2009 (Formosat-2) and 1/04/2006 (DEM from ASTER data)

Copyright:

NSPO, SPOTIMAGE, SEGEMAR
Image processing, map created 09/03/2009 by CONAE & SEGEMAR.


Other info: $media-otherinfo.data