Nov 4, 2008

Indian Google Earth

ISRO (Indian Space and Research Organization) soon launch its own version of Google Earth. It will name its application 'Bhuvan'.
It will provide Geographical Information System in line of Google Earth but will more precise. It will likely to take 6 months to launch. The service will have mapping of entire earth. It will give info of upper land surface and minerals down the earth.
Some precise information will not available for general user.
This all was revealed at the inaugural function of the 28th INCA International Congress on Collaborative Mapping and Space Technology.

Source: IndianExpress