Wildfire and weather information map satellite viirs thermal hotspots and fire activity map layer. See current wildfires and wildfire perimeters on the fire weather avalanche center wildfire map.
Fire perimeter and hot spot data.
Current fire map world. Learn about deforestation rates and other land use practices forest fires forest communities biodiversity and much more. Each colored dot indicates a location where modis detected at least one fire during the compositing period. Interactive real time wildfire map for the united states including california oregon washington idaho arizona and others.
Color ranges from red where the fire count is low to yellow where number of. Explore the state of forests worldwide by analyzing tree cover change on gfw s interactive global forest map using satellite data. This map is managed by the colorado division of homeland security and emergency management and is updated with information on fires 100 acres or larger.
Download active fire products from the moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer and visible infrared imaging radiometer suite 375 m vnp14imgtdl nrt and vj114imgtdl nrt for the last 24 48 hours and 7 days in shapefile kml wms or text file formats viirs data complement modis fire detections but the improved spatial resolution of the 375 m data provides a greater response over fires. Get alerts and smoke warnings in real time for live wildfires. Fire perimeter data are generally collected by a combination of aerial sensors and on the ground information.
The nasa earth data fire map accumulates the locations of fires detected by moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer modis on board the terra and aqua satellites over a 10 day period. There are two major types of current fire information. Weatherbug s interactive wildfire and forest fire maps.
Use this collection of map layers live data feeds maps organizations blog posts and how to guides to help plan and manage your wildfire response. The locations are approximate and for. The fire maps show the locations of actively burning fires around the world on a monthly basis based on observations from the moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer on nasa s terra satellite.
These data are used to make highly accurate perimeter maps for firefighters and other emergency personnel but are generally updated only once every 12 hours. Nasa lance fire information for resource management system provides near real time active fire data from modis and viirs to meet the needs of firefighters scientists and users interested in monitoring fires. For more than 20 years earth networks has operated the world s largest and most comprehensive weather observation lightning detection and climate networks.
Fire data is available for download or can be viewed through a map interface. The colors are based on a count of the number not size of fires observed within a 1 000 square kilometer area.