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Fires and smoke in New South Wales, Australia

Image captured on 4 March 2019, by the MODIS instrument, on board the Terra satellite.

Fires and smoke in New South Wales, Australia on 4 March 2019 (MODIS/Terra)

Image of fires and smoke in southwest New South Wales, Australia, acquired on 4 March 2019 by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument, on board the Terra satellite. Watch the fires spread and expand and the movement of the smoke in this animation from 1 - 4 March.

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Last Updated: Aug 14, 2019 at 11:23 AM EDT