Fires in the Okavango Delta, Botswana

Fires in the Okavango Delta, Botswana
  • Credit:

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

A number of wildfires (red pixels) can be seen burning in the Okavango Delta, in northern Botswana, on March 31, 2002. This true-color image was acquired by the Moderate-resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS), flying aboard NASA's Terra satellite.

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  • Data Date:

    March 31, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    March 31, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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