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GOES-East CONUS - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1731 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1731 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1736 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1736 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1741 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1741 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1746 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1746 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1751 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1751 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1756 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1756 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1801 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1801 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1806 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1806 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1811 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1811 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1816 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1816 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1821 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1821 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1826 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1826 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.

Band 2 is a visible channel and is therefore black during nighttime hours.

• For more details, see the Band 2 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 673 KB)