Bhuvan Updates

On the occasion of Bhuvan User Interaction Meet-2016, Bhuvan has been enriched with several Features, Services and released new Applications.


Citizen Centric - Postal application
Visualization of post offices spatially having 5 categories(~1.43 Lakhs) with timings. Search post office by pincode, nearby and Service-wise. Visit

Postal- Citizen Centric Application

Enhanced 3D with Local Terrain and Terrain Profile
Local Terrain with profile option to view and download in text format Visit

Terrain Profile

Enriched Bhuvan -2D with New Tools
Route Navigation(Distance & Time), Proximity Analysis, Crowd Sourced Photosphere, Rich POI, 360 Virtual Tour of Salarjung Visit


Enriched Open Data Archive with New Products and Data
Enriched Open Data Archive with Resourcesat-2 AWiFS(56m), LISS-III(23m) 2013 data and Environment & Climate Variables Planetary Boundary Layer Height , Cloud Fraction, Land Degradation , Indian Soil Datasets, Crop Land Datasets, Forest Fire, Forest Type, Forest Fraction Cover products.


Environmental Information System(ENVIS)
Visualization of ~ 30 ENVIS Centres data of 65+ layers of 9 Themes (Agriculture, Forestry & Ecology, Health, Fisheries, Pollution, Tourism, Socio-Economics, Wetlands and Wildlife).Visit


Farmers Portal : Bhuvan Mash-up
Visualization of Mandi, Cold Storage, Irrigated-Unirrigated Area Maps using Bhuvan Services in Farmers Portal

Mandi Locations

Flood Hazard Zonation- Assam State.
Flood hazard layer for Assam state with 5 categories based on the frequency of inundation during 1998-2015.Visit

Flood Hazard Zonation - Assam

Flood Inundation Viewer
The Portal provides the flood extent observed from satellite data for a given water level. A library of flood extents for different water levels for river gauge stations in Bihar State.Visit

Flood Inundation Viewer

Portal for Moderation, Visualization of uploaded photographs with Bhuvan Hailstorm Mobile app.Visit


Locate Satellites and View Coverage : Bhuvan Mash-up
Visualize the current location of the In-Orbit ISRO & other satellites using Satellite Locator and Coverage Viewer. Users can view the planned segments of imaging for next 24 hours for IRS Satellites. Also the imaged area for any selected data and the respective satellite information can be viewed.Visit


Multilingual Platform - Crowdsourcing
Interface for transforming Bhuvan and its application in all languages through crowdsourcing.We are looking for volunteers from our large and growing community of users to use this application and make Bhuvan Multilingual.Visit

Multilingual Platform

Open Source Repository
Open Source repository to perform Layer Stacking. Developed using Python programming language and GDAL Libraries.Visit

Layer Stacking

Panchayat Raj and Engineering Department data on Telangana Portal
Rural Water Supply Assets (~2.6 Lakhs points) of 16 various categories, Water Grid details, Roads, Mandal Boundary, Village Boundary, Mandal HQ, Habitations and Settlements.Visit

Karnataka Forest

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY)
The portal provided with facilities for viewing Water bodies, Canal, Drainage, Land Use/Land Cover, etc and along with the information provided by stakeholders of PMKSY.Visit

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY)

Urban fraction
Yearly Urban Fraction details (Built-up) on 1Km grid areaVisit

Urban fraction

Uttarakhand Forest
Portal having the features of Know Your Forest, Fire Management, Asset Management, Eco-Tourism, Wild Life Management and Departmental Maps. Visit

Uttarakhand Forest

Water Body Information System(WBIS)
Portal provides tools for visualization of temporal water spread area with respect to individual water body and also at regional level such as River basin, River subbasin, District and State level.Visit


Water Resources Management Support for Maharashtra
Portal provides Water Bodies Information, Crop Information Retrieval, Online Monitoring of Irrigation Projects.Visit


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