USER PANEL



Login:
Password:

SEARCH 

ARCHIVE

«    Jan 2020    »
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031 

January 2020 (490)
December 2019 (772)
November 2019 (742)
October 2019 (814)
September 2019 (760)
August 2019 (760)

Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

  • Category: Pics  |
  • 9 Jan, 2020  |
  • Views: 4541  |
  • Like
  • +8
  • Dislike  |
  •  
This satellite view of the fire in Bateman Bay, Australia was captured on New Year’s Eve.

1 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

The Himawari-8 satellite photographs the Western part of the Earth once every 10 minutes.


2 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

Australia’s bushfires and their smoke plumes are now easily visible from space.


3 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

After an abnormally long and expansive drought, the fires have spread over vast areas of the country.


4 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

It’s hard to wrap your head around the devastating scope of the fires.


5 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

The smoke plume is now the size of half of Europe.



6 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

And it’s traveling further, clouding up the skies in New Zealand and Chile.


7 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

As of January 6th, 69 of 136 fires burning across New South Wales are still not contained.


8 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

Roughly 23,000 square miles of Australia have been burned.


9 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

And this is the Himawari-8 satellite’s view of the bushfires and smoke clouds on January 2.


10 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

Here’s a near-infrared view of eastern Australian hotspots of bushfires on November 7.


11 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)

This is a comparison of the same area in July 2019 and January 2020.



12 Satellite Images Show Australia's Wildfires (12 pics)


Do you like it?


 Email this link


Add comment

Name:

E-Mail:


bold italic underlined strike Ensert smilies Insert a video from YouTube
Type the two words shown in the image: