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GOES-West - Sector view: Central Alaska - Band 12*

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Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2300 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2300 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2310 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2310 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2320 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2320 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2330 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2330 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2340 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2340 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2350 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 04 Jul 2022 - 2350 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0000 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0000 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0010 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0010 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0020 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0020 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0030 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0030 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0040 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0040 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0050 UTC
Band 12 - 9.6 µm - Ozone - IR - 05 Jul 2022 - 0050 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
legend for color-enhanced infrared channels 11-15
 

About Band 12

9.6 µm - "Ozone" Band - 2 km resolution - Band 12 will provide information both day and night about the dynamics of the atmosphere near the tropopause with high spatial and temporal resolutions. For clear (cloud-free) scenes of view, this band is cooler than the IR window bands because of absorption due to ozone.

• For more details, see the Band 12 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 803 KB)

*GOES-17 Infrared Image Quality

During post-launch testing of the GOES-17 ABI instrument, an issue with the instrument's cooling system was discovered. The loop heat pipe (LHP) subsystem, which transfers heat from the ABI electronics to the radiator, is not operating at its designed capacity. The consequence of this is that the ABI detectors cannot be maintained at their intended temperatures under certain orbital conditions. This is preventing adequate cooling for some of the infrared (IR) channels on the instrument during parts of the night, leading to partial loss of ABI imagery. Learn more.