Newly arrived images in 2006

Observed images, research and application examples by ALOS.


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Update
Dec. 21, 2006
PALSAR
These Image presents HH, HV and VH polarimetric images and RGB color composite images of Tomakomai, Japan, acquired by PALSAR using H/V polarization on August 19, 2006.

Polarimetric observation by PALSAR.


Dec. 18, 2006
PALSAR
Oil spill detected with PALSAR, near the central Philippines island of Guimaras. Left - ScanSAR image. Right - Polarimetry image (HH, Red; HV, Green; VV, blue).

Detection of oil spill caused by a sunken tanker by using PALSAR.


Nov. 6, 2006
PALSAR
Detection of a rise around Kilauea caldera, Hawaii Island, by the PALSAR.

Detection of a rise around Kilauea caldera, Hawaii Island, by the PALSAR.


Oct. 5, 2006
PRISM
AVNIR-2
Pan-sharpen image over Maihama Urayasu-city, Chiba Pref., Japan observed by PRISM and AVNIR-2 on August 29, 2006.

Pan-sharpen image over Tokyo, Japan observed by PRISM and AVNIR-2 on August 29, 2006 with active high-speed viewer "ZOOMA".


Aug. 31, 2006
PALSAR
PALSAR image observed with the fine bean single polarization (FBS) mode on June 12, 2006, around Miyake-jima of the Izu Island chain.

Vortex streets developed in the lee of an island by Kuroshio.


Aug. 29, 2006
PALSAR
Philippine
Oil spill
Estimated tanker oil-spill of the caoast of Guimaras island in Philippines by "Daichi" (ALOS) on August 25, 2006.

Estimated tanker oil-spill of the caoast of Guimaras island in Philippines by "Daichi" (ALOS) on August 25, 2006.


Aug. 18, 2006
PALSAR
Indian Ocean
Oil spill
Estimated tanker oil-spill area in the eastern Indian Ocean observed by PALSAR.

Estimated tanker oil-spill area in the eastern Indian Ocean observed by PALSAR.


Aug. 17, 2006
PALSAR
Pakistan
Heavy rain

Aug. 16, 2006
PRISM
AVNIR-2
Pan-sharpen image and  over Grand Canyon, U.S. generated by PRISM and AVNIR-2. The bird's eye view using generated digital surface model (DSM). Pan-sharpen image over Grand Canyon, U.S. generated by PRISM and AVNIR-2.

Pan-sharpen image using PRISM (on Jun. 18, 2006) and AVNIR-2 (on May 10, 2006) images over Grand Canyon, U.S..


Aug. 11, 2006
AVNIR-2
Seas around the Amakusa Islands observed by AVNIR-2 on May 4, 2006(Left:RGB=3,2,1、Right:RGB=4,3,2).

Redtide around Japan from spring to early summer in 2006 captured by AVNIR-2.


Aug. 3, 2006
PRISM
Argentina
Flood
Flooded areas in ChoeleChoele City, Argentina observed by PRISM (Above Fig(Pre-disaster). on Apr. 29, 2006, following fig(Post-disaster). on Jul. 30, 2006).

Flooded areas in ChoeleChoele City, Argentina observed by "Daichi"(ALOS) on July 30, 2006.


Aug. 1, 2006
AVNIR-2
Kagoshima
Heavy rain
Kuzyu Town, Satsumasendai City in Kagoshima Pref., Japan observed by AVNIR-2 on Jul. 25, 2006.

Heavy rain areas in Kagoshima Pref., Japan observed by "Daichi"(ALOS) in July, 2006.