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26 Apr 2018 - 05:25 EDT
26 Apr 2018 - 09:25 UTC

GOES-East - Sector Views: Caribbean - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0315 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0330 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0345 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0400 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0415 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0430 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0445 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0500 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0515 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0530 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0545 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0600 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0615 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0630 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0645 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0700 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0715 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0730 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0745 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0800 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0815 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0830 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0845 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 26 Apr 2018 - 0900 UTC
 

About Band 2

0.64 µm - "Red" Band - 0.5 km resolution - Visible band 2 is in the red portion of the spectrum and has the highest resolution of any ABI band at 0.5 km, and for that reason is the primary visible band. It is used primarily to monitor the evolution of clouds throughout the daylight hours.

GOES-16 Band 2 corresponds approximately to the old GOES-13 visible channel.

• For more details, see the ABI Bands Quick Information Guides, (PDF, 673 KB).

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