27 Oct 2021 - 07:37 UTC
GOES-15 - Sector view: PACUS - Band 4
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About Band 4
10.70 µm - Longwave Window - IR - 4 km resolution - GOES-15 Band 4 is similar to the GOES-16 ABI Band 13. is an infrared window, meaning it is not strongly affected by atmospheric water vapor. This channel is useful for detecting clouds all times of day and night and is particularly useful in retrievals of cloud top height. GOES-15 spectral bands overview
• For more details, see the GOES-16 Band 13 - Documentation, (PDF, 615 KB)