Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
December solstice near the southern polar circle
December solstice occurred in 2018 at 22:23 UTC on 21 December and could be 'seen' in satellite imagery.
Meteosat-8 captures image of partial solar eclipse
On 15 February 2018 a partial solar eclipse was visible from Antarctica, plus many locations within southern South America including Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay.
Sand at sea, as seen from space
On 11 April 2012 EUMETSAT’s international training project EUMETrain started tracking the movements of the German research icebreaker Polarstern.
Annular solar eclipse over Antarctica
The annular solar eclipse on 29 April was seen as a dark shadow on the edge of Meteosat-7's view.
Northern summer solstice 2012
View from Meteosat-9 during the period of the summer solstice, using the SEVIRI visible channels.
Stratospheric volcanic cloud from Puyehuè-Cordón
The stratospheric volcanic cloud (ash and SO2) from the Puyehuè-Cordón Caulle Volcanic Complex (PCCVC) continues to move eastwards.
Global ozone distribution as seen in Airmass RGB
Global ozone distribution in relation to the Airmass RGB.