Widespread dust intrusion across Europe
Continental-wide plume of Saharan dust across Europe in March 2022.
More sunshine in Europe due to cleaner air
How satellite-based climate data records support our understanding of the impact of cleaner air on the Earth's climate.
Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai major eruptions
In January 2022 the underwater volcano Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai in the Pacific Ocean erupted a number of times.
Destructive eruption of volcano Nyiragongo
In the evening of 22 May 2021 volcano Nyiragongo started to erupt, threatening life and property.
Tropical Cyclone Tauktae
Tropical Cyclone Tauktae made landfall in the Indian state of Gujarat on 17 May 2021.
Major eruption of La Soufrière volcano
Major eruption of the Caribbean volcano La Soufrière in early April 2021.
Retour d’est or extended Bora flow along Po Valley
Retour d’est along Po Valley in satellite imagery in April 2020.
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.
Smoke from California wildfires
Smoke from devastating, widespread wildfires in California in November 2018, was seen by Sentinel-3.