Middle fire in New Mexico

Middle fire in New Mexico
  • Credit:

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

In this true-color MODIS image acquired April 4, 2002, a large fire is burning in the Mongollon Mountains of New Mexico. The fire, named Middle, is depicted as red dots on the image. A large plume of smoke is easily visible from the lowest resolution.

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  • Data Date:

    April 4, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    April 10, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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