Fires in the southern Balkans

Fires in the southern Balkans
  • Credit:

    Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

This Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) image from the Terra satellite shows fires (red dots) across Italy (left) and the Baltic countries along the east coast of the Adriatic Sea (upper left). This image was captured on August 13, 2003.

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  • Data Date:

    August 13, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    August 15, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS


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