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GOES-East - Sector Views: Pacific Northwest Region - GeoColor

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GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0017 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0022 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0027 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0032 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0037 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0042 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0047 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0052 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0057 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0102 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0107 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0112 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0117 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0122 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0127 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0132 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0137 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0142 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0147 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0152 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0157 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0202 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0207 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 18 Jan 2018 - 0212 UTC
 

About GeoColor

Geocolor is a multispectral product composed of True Color (using a simulated green component) during the daytime, and an Infrared product that uses bands 7 and 13 at night. During the day, the imagery looks approximately as it would appear when viewed with human eyes from space. At night, the blue colors represent liquid water clouds such as fog and stratus, while gray to white indicate higher ice clouds, and the city lights come from a static database that was derived from the VIIRS Day Night Band.

Geocolor was developed at the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) and STAR's Regional and Mesoscale Meteorology Branch (RAMMB).

• For more details, see the CIRA GeoColor Product Quick Guide, (PDF, 1.24 MB).

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