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19 Jan 2022 - 15:53 EST
19 Jan 2022 - 20:53 UTC

PTC Elida - GeoColor at 24.4°N - 120.2°W

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GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1030 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1030 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1045 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1045 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1100 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1100 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1115 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1115 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1130 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1130 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1145 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1145 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1200 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1200 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1210 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1210 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1220 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1220 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1230 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1230 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1240 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1240 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1250 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1250 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1300 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1300 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1310 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1310 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1320 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1320 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1330 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1330 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1340 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1340 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1350 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1350 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1400 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1400 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1410 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1410 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1420 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1420 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1430 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1430 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1440 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1440 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1450 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 13 Aug 2020 - 1450 UTC
 

About GeoColor

GeoColor is a multispectral product composed of True Color (using a simulated green component) during daytime, and an Infrared product that uses bands 7 and 13 at night. During the day, the imagery looks approximately as it would 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 derived from the VIIRS Day Night Band.

GeoColor was developed at the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) and the STAR Regional and Mesoscale Meteorology Branch (RAMMB). For a full description of the algorithm, please see this article.

Please credit CIRA/NOAA when using GeoColor imagery.

NOTE: Lighted areas shown in nighttime images are not real-time depictions of city lights. The layer is derived from a compilation of JPSS VIIRS Day Night Band images and is included for orientation purposes.

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