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GOES-East - Sector view: Gulf of Mexico - Band 10

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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0841 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0846 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0851 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0856 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0856 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0901 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0901 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0906 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0911 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0911 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0916 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0916 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0921 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0921 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0926 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0926 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0931 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0931 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0936 UTC
Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 20 Nov 2019 - 0936 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
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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