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NASA satellite images show Alaska fires from space

As extreme fire behavior in Alaska continued, NASA captured this image of yellowish-gray smoke hanging over the state with an instrument on NASA's Terra satellite.

Blazes triggered by lightning have been burning since mid-June.

[Read more at NASA-Goddard]

Image by JACQUES DESCLOITRES / NASA-Goddard | Posted 07.02.04 at 5:32 am

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