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20 Jan 2019 - 22:33 EST
21 Jan 2019 - 03:33 UTC

GOES-East - Sector Views: Pacific Northwest - Band 13

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Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0232 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0232 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
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Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0242 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0242 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0247 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0247 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0252 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0252 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0257 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0257 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0302 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0302 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0307 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0307 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0312 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0312 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0317 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0317 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0322 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0322 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0327 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 21 Jan 2019 - 0327 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
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About Band 13

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 ABI Bands Quick Information Guides, (PDF, 615 KB).

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