It is possible to monitor volcanic activities and forest fires widely and regularly by using satellite-observed infrared data. JAXA is currently researching such utilization of satellite-observed infrared data in cooperation with external agencies.
This System that provides satellite-observed infrared data to disaster prevention agencies is to contribute to prevention and mitigation of disasters in the future.
This System provides satellite-observed infrared data to disaster prevention agencies, and aims at the following contributions:
For inquiries about this system, please contact us:
|Volcano and Wildfire Monitoring System Secretariat
Satellite Applications & Operations Center (SAOC)
Space Technology Directorate I
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
2-1-1 Sengen, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8505 Japan