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NASA Looks at Fires Burning Around the World -Updated Every 10 Days

This fire map accumulates locations of fires detected by Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument that flies on board NASA's Terra and Aqua satellites over a 10-day period. Each colored dot indicates a fire.

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MODIS image of smoke

View and download imagery captured by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instruments on NASA's Aqua and Terra satellites. The instruments frequently capture images of wildfires.

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NASA Observes the Waldo Canyon Fire, Colo.

photo of Waldo Canyon Fire smoke
06.27.12

These images show space- and ground-based views of the Waldo Canyon Fire near Colorado Springs, Colo.

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