Status of satellites and our data
Status of our geostationary and polar satellites and the data.
Information on the status of our satellite instruments and data, including maintenance, enhancements and service outages.
02 March 2021
12 May 2020
Consult our Operational Service Status indicator for a near real-time view of the status of the operational services provided on EUMETCast.
Go to our User Notification Service (UNS) for information on service alerts, scheduled maintenance and service enhancements. You can subscribe to UNS email notifications via the Earth Observation Portal. In addition, users can receive regular updates on scheduled maintenance and service enhancements through our EUMETSAT Users Twitter feed.
We provide a range of operational reports which provide information on the status and quality of our satellites, instruments and data. The Central Operations Reports provide summary performance information on our operational data services based upon our Operational Services Specification.
Meteosat Orbital Parameters
The Meteosat orbital parameters are distributed via a dedicated mailing list.
Rapid Scanning Service
The Rapid Scanning Service scans the northern third of the Meteosat disc every five minutes.
Meteosat Data Collection Services
The current Data Collection System (DCS) coverage is supported by Meteosat-11 and Meteosat-8.
Metop Global Data Service
Metop GDS provides near real-time products generated from instrument data.
Regional Data Service/EARS
Regional Data Services, provided by the EUMETSAT Advanced Retransmission Service (EARS) network of AHRPT reception stations.
Altimetry data is used to determine sea level height, wind speed and wave height.
Ocean colour services
Providing information on ocean living ecosystems, water quality and sediment dynamics.