Source for VIIRS map fire activity data layer

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01 Aug, 2021 11:06 PM

What source do you use for the VIIRS fire activity data layer?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Meghan on 02 Aug, 2021 02:18 PM

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    The VIIRS data comes from the VIIRS instrumentation that is onboard the Suomi National Polar-Orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP) spacecraft. You can learn more about the data sources as well as how to interpret the different fire activity layers on this page on our training site.


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