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GOES-East CONUS View - Band 13

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Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0837 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0837 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0842 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0842 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0847 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0847 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0852 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0852 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0857 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0857 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0902 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0902 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0907 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0907 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0912 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0912 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0917 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0917 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0922 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0922 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0927 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0927 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0932 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0932 UTC
legend for GOES-East color-enhanced channels 11-16
 

About Band 13

10.3 µm - "Clean" Longwave IR Window Band - 2 km resolution - Band 13 at 10.3 µm is an infrared window, meaning it is not strongly affected by atmospheric water vapor. This channel is useful for detecting clouds all times of day and night and is particularly useful in retrievals of cloud top height.

GOES-16 Band 13 corresponds approximately to the old GOES-13 IR cloud channel.

• For more details, see the ABI Bands Quick Information Guides, (PDF, 615 KB).

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