29 Sep 2023 - 01:09 UTC
GOES-West Mesoscale view - Band 1 at 43°N - 102°W - Near Badlands, North Dakota
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0.47 µm - Blue Band - 1 km resolution - Visible band 1 is in the blue portion of the spectrum. It is particularly useful for detecting atmospheric aerosols such as smoke and dust. (daytime only).
Band 1 is a visible channel and is therefore black during nighttime hours.
• For more details, see the Band 1 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 873 KB)