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GOES-East - Sector view: U.S. Atlantic Coast - Band 10

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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1646 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1651 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1656 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1701 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1706 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1711 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1716 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1721 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1721 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1726 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1731 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1736 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1736 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 1741 UTC
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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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