The CMG fire products are gridded statistical summaries of fire pixel information intended for use in regional and global modeling. The products are provided in 0.5° spatial resolution in monthly and 8 day time periods.
The products are provided in FITS (Flexible Image Transport System) and HDF (Hierarchical Data Format) formats.
For more information regarding the CMG product, please refer to the MODIS Fire Users Guide (2.5 MB). The CMG products are available via FTP.