Mid-Atlantic United States

Mid-Atlantic United States
  • Credit:

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

The east coast of the United States is in sun glint in this true-color MODIS image from June 9, 2002. Scattered fires were detected in (bottom to top)South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia, and Pennsylvania.

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  • Data Date:

    June 9, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    June 16, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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