1. Fires in Southern Mexico

Fires in Southern Mexico

Image captured on 12 May 2019, by the MODIS instrument, on board the Aqua satellite.

Fires in Southern Mexico on 12 May 2019 (MODIS/Aqua)

True color image of fires in southern Mexico. The image was acquired on 12 May 2019 by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument, on board the Aqua satellite. In Worldview, observe the high levels of the Aerosol Index due to the fires, from the Ozone Mapping Profiler Suite (OMPS) instrument on board the joint NASA/NOAA Suomi-National Polar orbiting Partnership (Suomi-NPP) satellite.

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Last Updated: May 20, 2019 at 10:06 AM EDT