Fires and Smoke in Northern China • Earth.com

Last update: July 21st, 2019 at 9:00 am

Agricultural fires are burning in Northern China (south) and southern Russia (north) on March 28, 2003. The fires were detected by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua satellite and are marked in red. Some of the fires are associated with dark brown burn scars.

Credit: Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

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