Fires in Southeast Asia

Fires in Southeast Asia
  • Credit:

    Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

Hundreds of fires were detected burning in Southeast Asia on March 25, 2003, by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua satellite. High concentrations of fires appear in eastern India, in the upper left part of the image, as well as central Myanmar, at the right of the image.

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  • Data Date:

    March 25, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    March 25, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration