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GOES-West PACUS - GeoColor

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GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0816 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0816 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0821 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0821 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0826 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0826 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0831 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0831 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0836 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0836 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0841 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0841 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0846 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0846 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0851 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0851 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0856 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0856 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0901 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0901 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0906 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0906 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0911 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 15 Oct 2019 - 0911 UTC
 

About GeoColor

GeoColor is a multispectral product composed of True Color (using a simulated green component) during the daytime, and an Infrared product that uses bands 7 and 13 at night. During the day, the imagery looks approximately as it would appear when viewed with human eyes from space. At night, the blue colors represent liquid water clouds such as fog and stratus, while gray to white indicate higher ice clouds, and the city lights come from a static database that was derived from the VIIRS Day Night Band.

Geocolor was developed at the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) and STAR's Regional and Mesoscale Meteorology Branch (RAMMB).

When using GeoColor imagery, please credit CIRA/NOAA.

• For more details, see the CIRA GeoColor Product Quick Guide, (PDF, 1.24 MB)

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