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GOES-West CONUS - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1641 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1641 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1646 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1646 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1651 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1651 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1656 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1656 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1701 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1701 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1706 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1706 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1711 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1711 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1716 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1716 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1721 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1721 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1726 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1726 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1731 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1731 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1736 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 24 Jun 2024 - 1736 UTC

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)