Fires at night, from space
April 2014 to April 2015
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The VIIRS scanning radiometer aboard the Suomi-NPP satelite measures fires from space daily.

Each animated frame represents 30 days of fires up to the displayed date. VIIRS detects a wide variety of fires, including wildfires, volcanoes, refineries, flares from oil and gas extraction, and swidden agriculture.

Original data @ NOAA