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Download active fire/hotspot information older than the last 7 days as:

  • shapefiles (.shp),
  • comma-separated text files (.csv) or
  • JSON files (.json)

Near Real-Time (NRT) data are replaced with standard science quality data as they become available (usually with a 2-3 month lag).
For information on the difference between NRT and standard data see our FAQs.

Once the request has been processed, you will receive an email with instructions on how to download your data.

MODIS Collection 6: Temporal Coverage: 11 November 2000 - present

VIIRS S-NPP 375m: Temporal Coverage: 20 January 2012 - present

VIIRS NOAA-20 375m: Temporal Coverage: 1 January 2020 - present

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