Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia
acquired February 2, 2003 download large image (521 KB, JPEG, 2000x1500)

On February 2, 2003, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua satellite detected fires (red dots) still burning in southeast Australia. A shroud of smoke hangs over Victoria and stretches out over the Bass Strait. These fires have been burning for about one month.

Image courtesy Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA GSFC

Instrument(s): 
Aqua - MODIS

Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia

Share
Image Location
Image Location
More in this Event (view all)
Left
Severe Bushfires in Southeast Australia Fires in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia Bushfires Raging in Southeast Australia
Right