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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.
Current nasa fire map. Get the latest updates on nasa missions watch nasa tv live and learn about our quest to reveal the unknown and benefit all humankind. Nasa provides data that can be used to detect active fires and thermal anomalies such as volcanoes and gas flares. 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.
Due to temporary interruption in the near real time data stream from nasa for aqua modis observations aqua modis imagery and subsets are temporarily unavailable from the active fire mapping program website. Active fire mapping news august 25 2020. Learn about deforestation rates and other land use practices forest fires forest communities biodiversity and much more.
Stay tuned for updates on the future restoration of aqua modis imagery from this website. 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. 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.
Explore the state of forests worldwide by analyzing tree cover change on gfw s interactive global forest map using satellite data. The fire map allows you to interactively browse global active fire detections and burned area from the modis and viirs instruments. The colors are based on a count of the number not size of fires observed within a 1 000 square kilometer area.
Fire data is available for download or can be viewed through a map interface. Fire data is available for download or can be viewed through a map interface.