NOAA  Image Viewer banner
12 Dec 2018 - 00:52 EST
12 Dec 2018 - 05:52 UTC

GOES-East - Sector Views: Gulf of Mexico - GeoColor

2 hour loop - 24 images - 5 minute update

To enlarge image, pause animation & click images; hover over popups to zoom; use slider to navigate.

  

  

Speed

 -+
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0342 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0342 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0347 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0347 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0352 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0352 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0357 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0357 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0402 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0402 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0407 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0407 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0412 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0412 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0417 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0417 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0422 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0422 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0427 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0427 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0432 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0432 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0437 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0437 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0442 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0442 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0447 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0447 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0452 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0452 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0457 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0457 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0502 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0502 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0507 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0507 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0512 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0512 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0517 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0517 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0522 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0522 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0527 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0527 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0532 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0532 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0537 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 12 Dec 2018 - 0537 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
 

About GeoColor

GeoColor is a multispectral product composed of True Color (using a simulated green component) during the daytime, and an Infrared product that uses bands 7 and 13 at night. During the day, the imagery looks approximately as it would appear 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 that was derived from the VIIRS Day Night Band.

Geocolor was developed at the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) and STAR's Regional and Mesoscale Meteorology Branch (RAMMB).

• For more details, see the CIRA GeoColor Product Quick Guide, (PDF, 1.24 MB).

Wait for animated GIF to build; then download and save