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Product ID: 1133 - English
Published: 25 Mar, 2008
GLIDE: AC-2008-000036-ALB

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This map illustrates the approximate location and the affected 5 km Zone of the munitions depot explosions and fire as detected by the MODIS Aqua satellite at 11:50 UTC on 15 March 2008. This MODIS-detected site of active fire is accurate within a 1 square kilometer zone. Map scale for A4: 1:85,000; Projection : Lambert Conformal Conic; Datum : WGS 1984.
Fire Data : MODIS Aqua
Fire Dates : 11:50 UTC 15 March 2007
Detection Resolution : Accurate within 1km
Satellite Image : QuickBird (down sampled to 15m)
Image Copyright : Digital Globe (2007)
Road Data : ESRI & Google Earth
Map Production : UNOSAT (25 March 2008)