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FIRMS FTP access
Posted by Diane Davies, Last modified by Diane Davies on 08 September 2017 11:02 AM

To access the MODIS active fire text files via FTP you need to be registered in the EOSDIS (Earth Observing System Data and Information System) User Registration System.

If you haven't already registered under NASA EOSDIS , you can sign up at:

Once registered, you will be able to access the FIRMS text files from: and

Alternatively, you can sign up for our free email alert service ( which will notify you when hotspots / fires are detected in your area of interest.


Para acceder a los archivos de texto de incendios activos de MODIS a través de FTP,  necesitas estar registrado en el Sistema de Registro de Usuario de EOSDIS. Si usted no está registrado con NASA EOSDIS, usted puede inscribirse en: 

Una vez registrado, usted puede acceder a los archivos de texto de: y 

Como alternativa, puede suscribirse a nuestro servicio de alertas por correo electrónico gratuito ( que envíe una notificación cuando hotspots / incendios son detectado en su área de interés.

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