Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Dust from a dry Patagonian lake reaches Atlantic
Dust that lifted from a dry Patagonian lake and reached the Atlantic could be seen on various satellite images in March 2020.
Satellite images of bright meteor (bolide) east of Kamchatka
On 18 December 2018 at 23:48:20 UTC a very bright meteor exploded above the Bering Sea, east of Kamchatka.
Devastating wildfires near Athens
In late July 2018 wildfires ripped through coastal areas in Greece, causing thousands to flee and a number of fatalities.
Record-breaking snow in Moscow and Montreal
Record-breaking snow in Moscow and Montreal in 2012 — a tale of two cities
Pollution causes cloud-free gaps in clouds
Elongated cloud-free gaps in stratus clouds caused by industrial air pollution.
Waves in lee of Ore mountains
On 27 January 2008, a strong northwesterly flow formed well-developed, low-level waves to the lee of the Ore mountains
Satellite observations of the Indian Ocean tsunami
Satellite observations of the Indian Ocean tsunami in December 2004.
Volcanic eruptions from Mount Etna in 2002
Early in the morning of 27 October 2002, a new flank eruption began at Mount Etna.
Volcanic eruptions from Mount Etna in 2001
On 17 July, the latest in a series of violent eruptions from the south-east crater of Mount Etna (3315 m) led to a very spectacular eruption.