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Mask legend
Processed region (no fire found) Non-processed region
Processed fires Satellite zenith angle and solar zenith angle block-out zones
Saturated fire Bad input data
Cloud contaminated fire Cloud
High probability fire Invalid ecosystem type
Medium probability fire Sea water, coastline fringe, inland water, and other land/water mix
Low probability fire Error code in processing
fire pixels have been enlarged to enhance visibility

The results from the WF_ABBA are typically available within 90 minutes of the satellite scan time. Although CIMSS is a research facility, efforts are made to post data in a timely manner. WF_ABBA is also an operational product at NOAA/NESDIS.

Users with requiring advanced acess to real-time or archive application can send data requests to Chris Schmidt