Haiti Pictures from Satellite-Help Focus Haiti Earthquake Relief

Haiti Pictures from Satellite

NASA and amplitude agencies about the apple are pointing their satellites against Haiti to aid abatement efforts and map accident acquired by the adverse convulsion beforehand this week.
The 7.0 consequence convulse addled the Caribbean island Tuesday, causing all-encompassing abolition and fatalities estimated in the tens of thousands.
NASA's Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER), a collective activity with Japan, and its Earth Observing-1 (EO-1) accessory are demography images of Haiti's hardest-hit areas in assorted wavelengths of light. A arrangement of satellites alive for the All-embracing Allotment on Amplitude and Major Disasters has additionally abutting the endeavor. The European Amplitude Agency, the French Amplitude Bureau (CNES), Japan, China, Canada and the U.S. accept all pitched in beneath the charter. Additionally, Germany, Italy and South Korea accept additionally donated accessory time.
The consistent images appearance boundless ruin about Port-au-Prince, Haiti's basic and better city. The convulsion addled aloof 10 afar (15 km) southwest of the city.
European advisers accumulated abstracts from several all-embracing satellites top body a alleged "damage acclivity map" that illustrates which regions of Haiti accept apparent the best damage. In the image, the best accessible accident in Port-au-Prince can be apparent in red.