Final fire events detected in MODIS MCD64A1

JRC/GWIS/GlobFire/v2/FinalPerimeters
Dataset Availability
2001-01-01T00:00:00 - 2021-01-01T00:00:00
Dataset Provider
Earth Engine Snippet
ee.FeatureCollection("JRC/GWIS/GlobFire/v2/FinalPerimeters")
Tags
fire wildfire disaster burnt area mcd64a1 modis-derived

Description

Fire boundaries based on the MODIS dataset MCD64A1. The data were computed using an algorithm that relies on encoding in a graph structure a space-time relationship among patches of burned areas.

Each fire has a unique number identifying the event.

Table Schema

Table Schema

Name Type Description
area DOUBLE

Fire area, square meters

FinalDate INT

Final fire date in milliseconds since 1970-01-01

Id INT

Numeric id of the fire

InitialDate INT

Initial fire date in milliseconds since 1970-01-01

Terms of Use

Terms of Use

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Citations

Citations:
  • Artés, T., Oom, D., De Rigo, D., Durrant, T. H., Maianti, P., Libertà, G., & San-Miguel-Ayanz, J. (2019). A global wildfire dataset for the analysis of fire regimes and fire behaviour. Scientific data, 6(1), 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-019-0312-2

DOIs

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