Fires in Eastern Kazakhstan

Fires in Eastern Kazakhstan
  • Credit:

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

A large number of fires, shown as red dots on the image, can be seen burning in this MODIS true-color image acquired April 8, 2002. Smoke from fires in the southeast corner of the image can be seen in the higher-resolutions, as can agricultural plots all over the region (rectangular shapes on the surface of the land).

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  • Data Date:

    April 8, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    April 18, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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