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GOES-18 - Sector view: South Pacific - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1520 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1520 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1530 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1530 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1540 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1540 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1550 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1550 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1600 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1600 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1610 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1610 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1620 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1620 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1630 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1630 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1640 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1640 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1650 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1650 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1710 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1710 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1720 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 18 Aug 2022 - 1720 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.

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)