Fires in the Northern Territory, Australia—October 2019
Image captured on 21 October 2019, by the MODIS instrument, aboard the Aqua satellite.
This false-color image using MODIS bands 7-2-1 is useful for distinguishing burned area. The reddish brown areas indicate burned areas at the time of the satellite observation. Use the comparison tool to view the difference between the true-color and false-color image. The smoke emanating from the fires is more visible in the true-color image.
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