UIOWA-AER Lab, Fire Light Detection Algorithm (FILDA) Continental US

Note: You may wonder why we see hot spots in city areas? This is because that FILDA is very sensitive to the temperate and light anomaly at night and is capable to detect gas flares and industrial heating/burning areas. Click to learn more.



References:

Wang, J., S. Roudini, E. J. Hyer, X. Xu, M. Zhou, L. Castro Garcia, J. S. Reid, D. Peterson, A. Da Silva, Detecting nighttime fire combustion phase by hybrid application of visible and infrared radiation from Suomi NPP VIIRS, Remote Sensing of Environment, 237, 111466, 2020.