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The European Space Agency's latest weather satellite has capture its first image of the Earth, the agency said.
Europeâ€™s series of Meteosat satellites has been improving the accuracy of weather forecasts for over 30 years.
This week's launch of MSG-2 will ensure that satellite images continue to be available to European weather forecasters well into the next decade. It also marks a new chapter in a long-term space experiment measuring the available energy that drives the weather as a whole, and helping to establish how much the Earth is heating up.
- Emitting flashes of light; glittering.