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GOES-West - Sector view: Alaska - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0440 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0440 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0450 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0450 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0500 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0500 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0510 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0510 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0530 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0530 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0540 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0540 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0550 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0550 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0600 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0600 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0610 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0610 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0620 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0620 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0630 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0630 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0640 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 0640 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid

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.

Band 2 is a visible channel and is therefore black during nighttime hours.

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