Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Satellite observations of the Indian Ocean tsunami
Satellite observations of the Indian Ocean tsunami in December 2004.
Dust storm over the Canary Islands
On 25 August 2004, Meteosat-8 observed a large plume of Saharan desert dust blowing over the Canary Islands.
Volcanic eruption of Mt. Nyiragongo
On 12 July 2004 Meteosat-8 observed an eruption of the Nyiragongo volcano.
Fires over Guinea, West Africa
In the last ten days of April 2004, at the end of the dry season, MSG observed an increase of fire activity over West Africa.