Fires and smoke near Krasnoyarsk and Irkutsk, Russia

Fires and smoke near Krasnoyarsk and Irkutsk, Russia
  • Credit:

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

Considerably smokier than two days before, this image from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Terra satellite shows numerous fires burning in south central Russia's Krasnoyarsk region on May 24, 2002.

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  • Data Date:

    May 24, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    May 28, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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