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21 Aug 2019 - 04:47 UTC

GOES-West PACUS - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0346 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0346 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0351 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0351 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0356 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0356 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0401 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0401 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0406 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0406 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0411 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0411 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0416 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0416 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0421 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0421 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0426 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0426 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0431 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0431 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0436 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0436 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0441 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Aug 2019 - 0441 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.

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

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