Powerhouse Fire, California

Powerhouse Fire, California

On May 31, 2013, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this image of the Powerhouse fire burning in steep terrain north of Los Angeles, California. Red outlines indicate hot spots where MODIS detected unusually warm surface temperatures associated with fires.

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  • Data Date:

    May 31, 2013
  • Visualization Date:

    June 3, 2013
  • Sensor(s):

    Terra - MODIS
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