Fires in the Balkans

Fires in the Balkans
  • Credit:

    Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

On Tuesday, March 25, 2003, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua satellite captured this image of widespread fires (red dots) across the Balkans. At lower left is the Adriatic Sea (and Italy), and at bottom right is the Aegean Sea.

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Metadata

  • Data Date:

    March 25, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    March 26, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration