Fires and Smoke in Northwest India •

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

To the southeast of a dense cluster of agricultural fires (red dots), a pall of smoke hangs over northwestern India. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua satellite captured this image on October 23, 2003.

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

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