Fire in Portugal
November 26, 2007
The MODIS on NASA's Terra satellite detected a large fire burning in northwest Portugal on June 5, 2006. The fire, outlined in red, was billowing a cloud of smoke that spread out over the Atlantic Ocean. The fire is near the border of Portugal and Spain, which both share the Iberian Peninsula.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Environment, Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer, Iberian Peninsula, Portugal, Terra