1. Earth Observation Data
  2. LANCE: NASA Near Real-Time Data and Imagery
  3. Fire Information for Resource Management System (FIRMS)

Fire Information for Resource Management System (FIRMS)

NASA logo The Fire Information for Resource Management System (FIRMS) distributes Near Real-Time (NRT) active fire data within 3 hours of satellite overpass from both the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) and the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS). The active fire / hotspot data are available to view in FIRMS Fire Map or in NASA’s Worldview. They can also be delivered as email alerts or downloaded in one of the following formats: SHP, KML, TXT, WMS