NASA to share satellite imagery of a forest fire in the amazon rain forest

NASA on Wednesday, a photo from outer space is released from forest fires in several states in Brazil, including Amazonas, Mato Grosso and Rondônia. The photo was taken with the VIIRS instrument is that there is a light on the surface of the earth, to capture.

The photographs, dating from the 11th and 13th of August. Amazonas is the largest state in Brazil, and recently called a state of emergency regarding the wildfires.

Monday, the agency for space research, INPE announced that from January to September, more than 72,000 fires were discovered in the amazon rain forest.

In the city of São Paulo, it was a Tuesday in the middle of the day in the dark due to the smoke coming out of the Amazon basin came to blow over.


Brazilians have been driving right past fires in the amazon rain forest

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