Fires in Venezuela, Guyana, and Brazil •

Last update: June 17th, 2019 at 11:00 am

This true-color Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) image shows a few scattered fires (red dots) in northern South America: Venezuela (left), Guyana (right) and Brazil (bottom center). This afternoon overpass shows more active fire detections that the morning overpass of the same day.

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

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