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Wildfires in Alberta, Canada

Image captured on 19 May 2019, by the MODIS instrument, aboard the Terra satellite.

Wildfires in Alberta, Canada on 19 May 2019 (MODIS/Terra)

False-color image of wildfires in Alberta, Canada. The image was acquired on 19 May 2019 by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument, aboard the Terra satellite. Compare the false-color, bands 7-2-1 image with the true-color image to view the smoke emanating from the fires.

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