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Fires in Russia’s Tyumen and Sverdlovsk Oblasts

60.7N 64.1E

July 26th, 2010 Category: Fires

Russia - July 17th, 2010

Russia - July 17th, 2010

Several fires can be observed in western Russia, north of Kazakhstan. The wind is carrying the smoke from these blazes towards the southeast.

The fires are located in Tyumen Oblast (right, full image) and Sverdlovsk Oblast (left, full image). Multiple lakes can be observed in the former upon opening the full image. Principal rivers in this region are the Ob and its tributary the Irtysh.

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