SeaWiFS: Fires in Australia's Northern Territory

SeaWiFS: Fires in Australia's Northern Territory
  • Credit:

    Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE

The smoke plumes of larger, more widespread fires are visible to SeaWiFS in this image taken on May 20, 2001. Numerous burn scares are also visible in this image -- either from the currently burning fires or from previous fires.

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  • Data Date:

    May 20, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    May 20, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    OrbView-2 - SeaWiFS


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