1. Wildfires in Alberta, Canada

Wildfires in Alberta, Canada

Image captured on 19 May 2019, by the MODIS instrument, on board the Terra satellite.

Wildfires in Alberta, Canada on 19 May 2019 (MODIS/Terra)

False color image of wildfires in Alberta, Canada. The image was acquired on 19 May 2019 by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument, on board the Terra satellite. Compare the false color, bands 7-2-1 image with the true color image to view the smoke emanating from the fires.

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Last Updated: May 28, 2019 at 11:00 AM EDT