Meteor over Russia seen by Meteosat

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The meteor which exploded over the Urals of central Russia was seen by Meteosat-9, at the edge of the satellite view.

Date & Time
15 February 2013 03:15 and 03:30 UTC
Meteosat-7 and 9
HRV Channel, Infrared

Hundreds of people were reportedly injured as the meteor's massive sonic boom caused widespread damage.

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Trail of meteor dust from the meteor was also seen in the infrared signal of Meteosat-7.

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