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GOES-East - Sector view: Gulf of Mexico - Band 13

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Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1346 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1346 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1351 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1351 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1356 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1356 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1401 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1401 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1406 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1406 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1411 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1411 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1416 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1416 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1421 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1421 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1426 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1426 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1431 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1431 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1436 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1436 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1441 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 05 Mar 2024 - 1441 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
legend for color-enhanced infrared channels 11-15

10.3 µm - "Clean" Longwave IR Window Band - 2 km resolution - Band 13 at 10.3 µm 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-16 Band 13 corresponds approximately to the old GOES-13 IR cloud channel.

• For more details, see the Band 13 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 615 KB)