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29 Oct 2020 - 04:37 EDT
29 Oct 2020 - 08:37 UTC

GOES-West - Sector view: Southeastern Alaska - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0540 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0540 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0550 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0550 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0600 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0600 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0615 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0615 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0630 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0630 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0645 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0645 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0700 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0700 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0715 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0715 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0730 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0730 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0745 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0745 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0800 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0800 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0815 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 29 Oct 2020 - 0815 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
 

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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