Wildfires in California

Wildfires in California
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

These true-color images made from MODIS direct broadcast data acquired at SSEC at the University of Wisconsin-Madison show wildfires burning in Calfornia (left) and Nevada (upper right). Made from data acquired on September 7 and 9, 2001.

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  • Data Date:

    September 7 - 9, 2001
  • Visualization Date:

    September 7, 2001
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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