Fires in Utah and New Mexico

Fires in Utah and New Mexico
  • Credit:

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

The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Terra satellite detected these fires (red dots) burning in Utah (top left), Colorado (right), and New Mexico (lower right) on June 7, 2002. The New Mexico fire is the Ponil Complex Fire.

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  • Data Date:

    June 7, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    June 9, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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