East Africa

East Africa
  • Credit:

    Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

South of Lake Malawi (image center) scattered fires (red dots) were detected in Malawi and Mozambique (to the south). At bottom left is Zimbabwe, with Zambia to its north. At top right is Tanzania; at top left is Democratic Republic of Congo. This Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) image was captured by the Aqua satellite on June 8, 2003.

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  • Data Date:

    June 8, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    June 13, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration