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GOES-East - Sector view: Eastern East Pacific - GeoColor

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GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0600 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0600 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0610 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0610 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0620 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0620 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0630 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0630 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0640 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0640 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0650 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0650 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0700 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0700 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0710 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0710 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0720 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0720 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0730 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0730 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0740 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0740 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0750 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0750 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0800 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0800 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0810 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0810 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0820 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0820 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0830 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0830 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0840 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0840 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0850 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0850 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0900 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0900 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0910 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0910 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0920 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0920 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0930 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0930 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0940 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0940 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0950 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 17 Oct 2021 - 0950 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
 

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)

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