Active Fire Data

Let us compare the current data which we can find on the websites of INPE Brazil with the NASA Active Fire Data on firms.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov.

How does a Brazilian prediction of the fire risk compare to an actual observation by a satellite?

Brazilian data

Fire risk index map for 16-03-2020 (1 day prediction)

NM_ESTADO NM_REGIAO CD_GEOCUF geometry
0 RONDÔNIA NORTE 11 POLYGON ((-62.86662 -7.97587, -62.86017 -7.982...
1 ACRE NORTE 12 POLYGON ((-73.18253 -7.33550, -73.05413 -7.381...
2 AMAZONAS NORTE 13 POLYGON ((-67.32609 2.02971, -67.31682 2.00125...
3 RORAIMA NORTE 14 POLYGON ((-60.20051 5.26434, -60.19828 5.26045...
4 PARÁ NORTE 15 MULTIPOLYGON (((-46.06095 -1.09470, -46.06666 ...