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22 May 2019 - 05:56 EDT
22 May 2019 - 09:56 UTC

GOES-East - Sector view: Tropical Atlantic - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0750 UTC
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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0800 UTC
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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0810 UTC
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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0820 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0820 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0830 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0830 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0840 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0840 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0850 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0850 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0900 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0900 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0910 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0910 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0920 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0920 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0930 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0930 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0940 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 22 May 2019 - 0940 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
 

About Band 2

0.64 µm - "Red" Band - 0.5 km resolution - Visible band 2 is in the red portion of the spectrum and has the highest resolution of any ABI band at 0.5 km, and for that reason is the primary visible band. It is used primarily to monitor the evolution of clouds throughout the daylight hours.

GOES-16 Band 2 corresponds approximately to the old GOES-13 visible channel.

• For more details, see the Band 2 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 673 KB)

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