Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
How Sentinel-3 products are helping tackle the issues of underwater imaging
Ocean colour satellites can be used to measure light attenuation in the water column – a crucial factor when processing images.
Oil spill over Arabian Gulf
On 8 March 2017 an oil spill occurred in the Arabian Gulf off the west coast of UAE and reached the Al-Fujairah coast.
Phytoplankton Blooms spotted by Sentinel-3
Sentinel-3A has captured a number of images of the variety of species of phytoplankton that bloom in the world’s oceans and lakes.
Snow from trough over Eastern Mediterranean Sea
The Airmass RGB shows the deep upper level trough over the Eastern Mediterranean Sea.
Hotspots over Japan
The AVHRR instrument on Metop-A detected multiple hot spots (warmer than 10 °C) along the north-east coast of Honshu, following a tsunami.
The first major winter cyclone over the eastern Mediterranean Sea brings long expected rains to the Middle East, causing stormy seas along the Egyptian coastline and a large scale dust outbreak over Syria, Iraq and Saudi Arabia.
South African coastal lows, busters & gravity waves
South African coastal lows, busters and atmospheric gravity waves.
Altimetric views of a typhoon
Typhoon Man-Yi struck the Japanese Okinawa island mid-July 2007, with winds blowing at speeds between 230 and 295 km/h.