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GOES-West - Sector view: Alaska - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1300 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1300 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1310 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1310 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1320 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1320 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1330 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1330 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1340 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1340 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1410 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1410 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1430 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1430 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1440 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1440 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1500 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1500 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1510 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1510 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1520 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1520 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1530 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 21 Jul 2024 - 1530 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)