Fires in Northern Australia

Fires in Northern Australia
  • Credit:

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

Bushfires are still burning in northern Australia on May 29, 2002. In the coastal environment, large amounts of sediment, possibly churned up by tidal effects, fill the water. MODIS has been observing these fires since April.

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  • Data Date:

    May 29, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    June 1, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration