1. Smoke from fires in western USA

Smoke from fires in western USA

Image captured on 29 July 2018, by the MODIS instrument, on board the Terra satellite.

Fires in western USA on 29 July 2018 (MODIS/Terra)

Image of smoke from fires in the western US states of Oregon, California and Nevada on 29 July 2018. This true color corrected reflectance image was captured by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on board the Terra satellite.

View an animation of these fires from July 18 - 29.

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2019 at 1:44 PM EDT