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19 Jun 2018 - 00:50 EDT
19 Jun 2018 - 04:50 UTC

GOES-East - Sector Views: Tropical Atlantic - wide view - Band 12

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About Band 12

9.6 µm - "Ozone" Band - 2 km resolution - Band 12 will provide information both day and night about the dynamics of the atmosphere near the tropopause with high spatial and temporal resolutions. For clear (cloud-free) scenes of view, this band is cooler than the IR window bands because of absorption due to ozone.

• For more details, see the ABI Bands Quick Information Guides, (PDF, 803 KB).

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