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Sentinel-2 image

Title: Optical image zoom

Description: Optical imagery such as from Copernicus Sentinel-2 and Planet was used to corroborate the data acquired by Sentinel-5P. In this example from Sentinel-2, a close-up of the major August 2020 fires in the Amazon is shown, which clearly demonstrates smoke plumes.

Copyright: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2020)/ processed by MAAP

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