Thermal anomalies (fire hotspots) - MODIS, MOD15A2(c5) mosaic
Locations of fire based on absolute detection of a fire (when the fire strength is sufficient to detect), and on detection relative to its background (to account for variability of the surface temperature and reflection by sunlight).
KEYWORDS:MODIS, LPDAAC, fire, hotspots
& ACCESS RIGHTS:CC-BY 3.0
& RESOLUTION:1000m resolution; Australia
TEMPORAL COVERAGE & RESOLUTION:8 day composite, 2000 to ongoing
PRODUCTION STATUS:Updated as available from USGS