16 Jan 2018 - 23:08 UTC
GOES-East - Sector Views: Northeast Region - Band 2
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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.
• For more details, see the ABI Bands Quick Information Guides, (PDF, 673 KB).