Fires in New Mexico

Fires in New Mexico
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

The Aspen Fire in Arizona (see other images in this event) has dropped below detectable levels for the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Terra satellite, but a cluster of fires (red dots) in New Mexico (right of center) was still smoking on July 12, 2003.

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  • Data Date:

    July 12, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    July 13, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration