Last update: June 25th, 2019 at 3:00 pm
On October 15, 2002, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) detected a few scattered fires burning in Washington (lower right) and on Vancouver (left of center). The active fires are marked with red dots. At upper right, smoke appears to cloud the scene.
Credit: Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC