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GOES-East - Sector Views: Tropical Atlantic - wide view - GeoColor

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GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 20 Jan 2019 - 2330 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 20 Jan 2019 - 2330 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0000 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0000 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0015 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0015 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0030 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0030 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0045 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0045 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0100 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0100 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0115 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0115 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0130 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0130 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0145 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0145 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0200 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0200 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0215 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0215 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0230 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jan 2019 - 0230 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).

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