Fires in Southwest Australia

Fires in Southwest Australia
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

This Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) image from the Aqua satellite from May 2, 2003, shows scattered fires detected across southwest Australia.

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  • Data Date:

    May 2, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    May 2, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS


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