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GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1621 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1621 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1626 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1626 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1631 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1631 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1636 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1636 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1641 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1641 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1646 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1646 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1651 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1651 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1656 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1656 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1701 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1701 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1706 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1706 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1711 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1711 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1721 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1721 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1726 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1726 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1731 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1731 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1736 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1736 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1741 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1741 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1746 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1746 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1751 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1751 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1756 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1756 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1801 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1801 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1806 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1806 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1811 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1811 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1816 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1816 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1821 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1821 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1826 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1826 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1831 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1831 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1836 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1836 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1841 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1841 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1846 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1846 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1851 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1851 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1856 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1856 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1901 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1901 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1906 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1906 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1911 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1911 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1916 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1916 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1921 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Nov 2022 - 1921 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
 

About GeoColor

GeoColor is a multispectral product composed of True Color (using a simulated green component) during daytime, and an Infrared product that uses bands 7 and 13 at night. During the day, the imagery looks approximately as it would 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 derived from the VIIRS Day Night Band.

GeoColor was developed at the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) and the STAR Regional and Mesoscale Meteorology Branch (RAMMB). For a full description of the algorithm, please see this article.

Please credit CIRA/NOAA when using GeoColor imagery.

NOTE: Lighted areas shown in nighttime images are not real-time depictions of city lights. The layer is derived from a compilation of JPSS VIIRS Day Night Band images and is included for orientation purposes.

• For more details, see the CIRA GeoColor Product Quick Guide, (PDF, 1.24 MB)