Fort McMurray Wildfire (Before and After)

Satellit image showing fort McMurray fires

Detailed Description

Eleven days after a wildfire first sparked south of Fort McMurray in northern Alberta, Landsat 8’s Operational Land Imager (OLI) captured imagery of one of the most destructive infernos in Canadian history. The fire has burned an area approaching 600,000 acres.


Image Dimensions: 1200 x 331

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 56.254200000000 / -110.976600000000

Location Taken: CA