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GOES-East - Sector Views: Tropical Atlantic - wide view - Band 5

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Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0330 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0345 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0400 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0415 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0430 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0445 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0500 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0515 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0530 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0545 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0600 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0615 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0630 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0645 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0700 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0715 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0730 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0745 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0800 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0815 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0830 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0845 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0900 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 26 Apr 2018 - 0915 UTC
 

About Band 5

1.6 µm - "Snow/Ice" Band - 1 km resolution - During the day band 5 can be used to differentiate ice clouds and snow (relatively dark) from liquid water clouds (relatively bright), such as fog and stratus. It can also detect very hot fires both day and night.

• For more details, see the ABI Bands Quick Information Guides, (PDF, 577 KB).

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