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GOES-East - Sector view: U.S. Atlantic Coast - Tropospheric Dust Content

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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2051 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2051 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2056 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2056 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2101 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2101 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2106 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2106 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2111 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2111 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2116 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2116 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2121 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2121 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2131 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2131 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2136 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2136 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2141 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2141 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2146 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2146 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2151 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 30 Jun 2022 - 2151 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
 

About Tropospheric Dust Content

Dust RGB Dust can be hard to see in visible and infrared imagery because it is optically thin, or because it appears similar to other cloud types such as cirrus. The RGB product is able to contrast airborne dust from clouds using band differencing and the IR thermal channel. The IR band differencing allows dust storms to be observed during both daytime and at night.

• For more details, see the Dust RGB Quick Guide, (PDF, 978 KB)