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15 Apr 2021 - 07:01 EDT
15 Apr 2021 - 11:01 UTC

GOES-West Full Disk - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0800 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0800 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0815 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0815 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0830 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0830 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0845 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0845 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0900 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0900 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0915 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0915 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0930 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0930 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0945 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0945 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 1000 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 1000 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 1015 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 1015 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 1030 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 1030 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 1045 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 1045 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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