Fires in Sudan

Fires in Sudan
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

Scattered fires (red dots) were burning across Sudan (left) and Ethiopia (right) on the morning of November 14, 2002. By afternoon, the number had markedly increased. These images were captured by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Terra and Aqua satellites.

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  • Data Date:

    November 14, 2002
  • Visualization Date:

    December 1, 2002
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration