Fires in the Chita Region, Russia

Fires in the Chita Region, Russia
  • Credit:

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

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) detected scores of fires (red dots) burning in the Chita region of Russia on April 25, 2002. At image left is still-frozen Lake Baikal. At bottom are Mongolia (left) and China (right).

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  • Data Date:

    April 25, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    May 2, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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