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GOES-East - Sector Views: Pacific Southwest - Band 16

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Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0827 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0827 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0832 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0832 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0837 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0837 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0842 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0842 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0847 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0847 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0852 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0852 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0857 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0857 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0902 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0902 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0907 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0907 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0912 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0912 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0917 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0917 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0922 UTC
Band 16 - 13.3 µm - CO₂ Longwave - IR - 19 Nov 2018 - 0922 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
legend for GOES-East color-enhanced channels 11-16
 

About Band 16

13.3 µm - "CO₂" Longwave IR Band - 2 km resolution - Band 16 is used for mean tropospheric air temperature estimation, tropopause delineation, and as part of quantitative cloud products for cloud opacity estimation, cloud-top height assignments of cloud-drift motion vectors, and supplementing Automated Surface Observing System (ASOS) observations.

GOES-16 Band 16 corresponds approximately to the old GOES-13 longwave IR channel.

• For more details, see the ABI Bands Quick Information Guides, (PDF, 769 KB).

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