Active Fire Data

Download Near real-time MODIS (C6) and VIIRS (375 m) active fire data using the tables below.

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MODIS 1km VIIRS 375m
World 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Canada 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Alaska 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
USA (Conterminous) and Hawaii 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Central America 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
South America 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Europe 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
North and Central Africa 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Southern Africa 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Russia and Asia 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
South Asia 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
South East Asia 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Australia and New Zealand 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d

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MODIS 1km VIIRS 375 m
World 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
Canada 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
Alaska 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
USA (Conterminous) and Hawaii 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
Central America 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
South America 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
Europe 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
North and Central Africa 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
Southern Africa 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
Russia and Asia 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
South Asia 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
South East Asia 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)
Australia and New Zealand 24h   48h   48h (anim) 24h   48h   48h (anim)

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MODIS 1km VIIRS 375 m
World 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Canada 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Alaska 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
USA (Conterminous) and Hawaii 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Central America 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
South America 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Europe 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
North and Central Africa 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Southern Africa 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Russia and Asia 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
South Asia 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
South East Asia 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d
Australia and New Zealand 24h   48h   7d 24h   48h   7d