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GOES-East CONUS - Band 13

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Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1746 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1746 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1751 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1751 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1756 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1756 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1801 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1801 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1806 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1806 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1811 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1811 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1816 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1816 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1821 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1821 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1826 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1826 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1831 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1831 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1836 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1836 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1841 UTC
Band 13 - 10.3 µm - Clean Longwave Window - IR - 30 May 2024 - 1841 UTC
legend for color-enhanced infrared channels 11-15

10.3 µm - "Clean" Longwave IR Window Band - 2 km resolution - Band 13 at 10.3 µm is an infrared window, meaning it is not strongly affected by atmospheric water vapor. This channel is useful for detecting clouds all times of day and night and is particularly useful in retrievals of cloud top height.

GOES-16 Band 13 corresponds approximately to the old GOES-13 IR cloud channel.

• For more details, see the Band 13 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 615 KB)