Fires and smoke in Northwest India

Fires and smoke in Northwest India
  • Credit:

    Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

To the southeast of a dense cluster of agricultural fires (red dots), a pall of smoke hangs over northwestern India. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua satellite captured this image on October 23, 2003.

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  • Data Date:

    October 23, 2003
  • Visualization Date:

    October 23, 2003
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS


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