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GOES-East CONUS - Band 10

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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2311 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2311 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2316 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2316 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2321 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2321 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2326 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2326 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2331 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2331 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2336 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2336 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2341 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2341 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2346 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2346 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2351 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2351 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2356 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 04 Dec 2021 - 2356 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 05 Dec 2021 - 0001 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 05 Dec 2021 - 0001 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 05 Dec 2021 - 0006 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 05 Dec 2021 - 0006 UTC
legend for color-enhanced infrared channels 8-10
 

About Band 10

7.3 µm - "Lower-level Water Vapor" Band - 2 km resolution - Band 10 is a water vapor band, meaning it is capable of detecting water vapor at middle to lower portions of the atmosphere, in addition to high clouds. It can detect water vapor lower in the troposphere compared to the water vapor band on the legacy GOES-13 and -15 imager.

The imager on GOES-16 features three mid-level water vapor bands instead of the single water vapor band on the GOES-13 Imager. The single water vapor band on GOES-13 contained a mixture of water vapor features over many levels of the troposphere, but GOES-16 enables us to focus on water vapor in the upper troposphere (band 8), the middle troposphere (band 9), or the lower troposphere (band 10). The GOES-13 Imager water vapor channel is between ABI bands 8 and 9.

• For more details, see the Band 10 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 599 KB)

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