So this video is circulating the web:
It supposedly was recorded by Meteosat, as it said in the tweet. This is what the owners of Meteosat have to say about it:
We are aware of some video circulating regarding #MH17 with a title including the word Meteosat. It does not come from our satellites.This should be enough, but if you are still in doubt:
— EUMETSAT (@eumetsat) July 24, 2014
- weather satellites don't record videos, they take photos every 15 minutes.
- weather satellites don't make detailed images, but make large overview images.
- A video like this COULD make sense if it was perfectly GEOLOCATED. This is just something from a videogame or so.
- It does NOT FIT the known launch location.
@djp3tros seems created using graphics from the video game "Flaming Cliffs 2" https://t.co/kwuNNCo5lx pic.twitter.com/wyDJfijjcq
— Skeptikuss (@Skeptikuss) July 29, 2014
Topic closed please. Ignore this stuff and delete it. All time you spend on this = feeding the trolls. Next time don't be so easily fooled.