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Meteosat

METEOSAT Second generation receiving station

 

Details about the Meteosat Recieving Installation

 
 

MeteoViewer

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Click on the picture to launch MeteoViewer, an interactive tool that displays the latest images taken by the European Weather Satellite Meteosat-10 (MSG).

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  •  Project PI

Prof. Dr. Gunter Menz

  • Project goal

ZFL operates a MSG receiving station. Every 15-min we receive all channels in full resolution of the reprocessed data by EUMETSAT archive various subsets of Africa and central Europe for research on cloud distribution and rainfall modelling. Current subsets stored comprise southern Africa, East Africa, West Africa and central Europe.

  • Run time

since 2006 - to date

  • Study areas

Europe 
Africa

  • Staff
Sascha Heinemann (PhD candidate)
Prof. Gunter Menz (Project coordinator)
  • Cooperation partners

SFB ACACIA
IMPETUS 

  • Funding agency

DFG, BMBF, Univeristy of Bonn

 

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