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20 Jun 2019 - 08:17 EDT
20 Jun 2019 - 12:17 UTC

GOES-East Full Disk - Band 10

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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1010 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1010 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1020 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1020 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1030 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1030 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1040 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1040 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1050 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1050 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1100 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1100 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1110 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1110 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1120 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1120 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1130 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1130 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1140 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1140 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1150 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1150 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1200 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Jun 2019 - 1200 UTC
legend for GOES-East color-enhanced 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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