Fires and Smoke in Indonesia • Earth.com

Last update: June 18th, 2019 at 8:00 pm

These true-color Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) images show scores of fires (red dots) creating a thick blanket of smoke over Indonesia. At top right is Borneo (with Malaysia along the northeast coast), at bottom is the narrow island of Java, and at left is Sumatra. Between the islands is the Java Sea.

Credit: Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

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