Images from Russia's Meteor 3-05 Weather Satellite

Meteor 3-05 was one of Russia's longest serving weather satellites, commencing transmissions of weather images in mid-August 1991, when both overnight infra-red and daytime visible images were received. Unfortunately, the IR sensors ceased activity at the end of 1993.

Note: This satellite is no longer active

NOTE : Full-size images can be revealed by clicking on each individual thumbnail.

April 19, 2002

A complete pass, showing telemetry bands
July 5, 2001 March 30, 2001

Wintry conditions in the Arctic and central Europe