Southern California Wildfires, December 2017

Satellite images showing the Thomas fire.

Detailed Description

Santa Ana winds rapidly spread wildfires through chaparral shrubland, tall grasses, and brush in southern California in December 2017. The Thomas Fire burned 237,500 acres from the time it started on December 4 through December 13.


Image Dimensions: 1600 x 479

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 34.636101000000 / -119.561794000000

Location Taken: CA, US