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Aerial View of the Madikwe Fire

This flyover occurred on August 20, 2000. The aircraft's altitude was an at 64,250 feet while acquiring the image. The flight direction on the image is from top to bottom. The aircraft heading was approximately 6.5 degrees.

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Tom Bridgman (GST): Lead Animator
John R. Klamut (NASA/ARC): Scientist
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Safari 2000

SVS >> Madikwe
DLESE >> Natural hazards
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Biosphere >> Ecological Dynamics >> Fire Occurrence
GCMD >> Location >> Africa
NASA Science >> Earth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version