Status Report

Earth View Story III – What The Eye Can’t See! / ESA TV Exchanges / 19-02-2002

By SpaceRef Editor
February 18, 2002
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The next transmission of the ESA TV Service will be:

19-Feb-02 09:30 – 09:45 GMT

Earth View Story III – What The Eye Can’t See!

ESA TV Exchanges

Background information on the transmission:

Please note the change in transmission time for the Tuesday morning transmission.

Replay I: 19 Feb 02 19:45 – 20:00 GMT

Replay II: 23 Feb 02 08:00 – 08:45 GMT

This is the final programme of the 3-part series focusing on images of our earth taken from space. This programme focuses on how satellite data can be used to provide information on phenomena such as ozone levels, sea temperature and complex topography in order to make virtual maps of the Earth.

The 5-minute A-roll contains split audio with an English guide track and is complemented by a B-roll with international sound only. The script is on-line as of the day of transmission, as a PDF document under

This ESA TV Exchanges feed is transmitted by the European Commission’s “Europe by Satellite” (EbS) service. You can find the complete transmission schedule and download scripts and shot lists, also for ESA TV items, from the EbS Web site at

More background information can be found on .

Transmission details: EUTELSAT HOT BIRD at 13° East (DVB/MPEG-2)

Horizontal, F=12,476 MHz (MCPC, Europe by Satellite)

SR=27,500 MS/sec, FEC=3/4

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SpaceRef staff editor.