Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Short but massive eruption of volcano Taal
Volcano Taal, on Luzon Island in the Philippines, erupted for some hours in January 2020.
Eruption of Krakatoa viewed under clear skies
On 22-26 September 2018 there was a rare opportunity to see an eruption from the Indonesian volcano Krakatoa under clear skies.
Violent blast from Sinabung volcano
Ash plumes from the eruption of the Indonesian volcano Sinabung could be seen in satellite imagery on 19 February 2018.
Eruption of Mount Mayon
The ongoing eruption of Mount Mayon in the Philippines, during January 2018 could be seen on satellite imagery.
Eruption of volcano Rinjani
The Indonesian volcano Rinjani erupted in October, but from 2 November activity intensified.
Severe haze over Asia
Haze from Indonesian forest fires spread across large parts of Asia in October.
Super Typhoon Halong
In early August Typhoon Halong became the third super typhoon of 2014 in the Western Pacific basin.
Eruption of Sangeang Api volcano
There were a series of spectacular eruptions from the Indonesian volcano Sangeang Api at the end of the May.
Smoke from city-sized fire in Australia
A large smoke plume from massive bushfires in Australia was clearly seen by Metop-A.
Kelut volcano eruption
On 13 February the Indonesian volcano Kelut exploded with a powerful eruption which was seen by a number of satellites.