Fires in Angola and Democratic Republic of Congo

Fires in Angola and Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Credit:

    Jesse Allen, Earth Observatory

Hundreds of fires were burning in Angola (left) and Democratic Republic of Congo (upper right) on May 30, 2006, when MODIS on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured this image. MODIS also detected fires (locations marked in red) in Zambia (bottom right).

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  • Data Date:

    May 30, 2006
  • Visualization Date:

    June 4, 2006
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS
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