Clouds of smoke over a forest

Smoke plume Mallorca fires seen by Meteosat-10

26 July 2013 11:00 - 17:00 UTC

Clouds of smoke over a forest
Clouds of smoke over a forest

A raging fire burned through the island's parkland, in the Tramuntana mountains, along the northern coastline.

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01 August 2022

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26 July 2013

Some 360 fire-fighters and 26 water-carrying aircraft combated the flames, the government said. The smoke plume from the fire can be seen moving first in a north-westerly direction and then spreading out over the Mediterranean Sea.