ISRO Bhuvan - Indian Earth Observation Visualisation
Bhuvan, meaning Earth in Sanskrit is a software application which allows users to explore a 3D representation of the surface of the Earth, the project is developed by ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation).
The browser is specifically tailored to view India, offering the highest resolution in this region choice on images as required. Bhuvan offers more detailed imagery of Indian locations compared to other Virtual Globe software, with spatial resolutions ranging from 5 to 100 metres.
ISRO has used data provided by satellites including Resourcesat-1, Cartosat-1 and Cartosat-2 to get the best possible imagery of India.
Basic features of Bhuvan Mobile:
• Access, explore and visualise 2D image data along with rich thematic information on Soil, wasteland, water resources etc.
• Visualise multi-resolution, multi-sensor, multi-temporal image data
• Superpose administrative boundaries of choice on images as required
• Data provided by Indian satellites , updated regularly to provide accurate information better than other available mapping softwares for India.
Request : After you try out this application, please log back into Android Market to rate this application. The more interest you show in this app, the faster would the ISRO Bhuvan team release a mobile Api there by bringing in lot of useful features for you.
Version 1.7 :
. Changes made to comply with new Google Android policy.
Content rating: Everyone
- UpdatedAugust 18,2014
- Current Version1.7 (beta)
- Requires AndroidAndroid 2.1 or higher