18 Sep 2018 - 14:11 UTC
GOES-East - Sector Views: Northeast - Band 5
Band 5 images are temporarily not updating. We will resolve the problem as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.
Other GOES East imagery resources include Colorado State's RAMMB SLIDER, which provides GOES East imagery, animation, and customizable views.
2 hour loop - 24 images - 5 minute update
To enlarge image, pause animation & click images; hover over popups to zoom; use slider to navigate.
About Band 5
1.6 µm - "Snow/Ice" Band - 1 km resolution - During the day band 5 can be used to differentiate ice clouds and snow (relatively dark) from liquid water clouds (relatively bright), such as fog and stratus. It can also detect very hot fires both day and night.
• For more details, see the ABI Bands Quick Information Guides, (PDF, 577 KB).