The first light images from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) aboard the nation’s newest polar-orbiting satellite captures smoke from the Thomas Fire burning not far from Vandenberg Air Force Base where the spacecraft launched in November.
The first light images from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) aboard the nation’s newest polar-orbiting satellite captures smoke from the Thomas Fire burning not far from Vandenberg Air Force Base where the spacecraft launched in November. NOAA Visualization Lab and NEDIS/STAR photo
The first light images from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) aboard the nation’s newest polar-orbiting satellite captures smoke from the Thomas Fire burning not far from Vandenberg Air Force Base where the spacecraft launched in November. NOAA Visualization Lab and NEDIS/STAR photo

New satellites launched from Vandenberg capture Thomas Fire images

December 15, 2017 05:46 PM