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GOES-West Full Disk - Band 7

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Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1440 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1440 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1450 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1450 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1500 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1500 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1510 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1510 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1520 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1520 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1530 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1530 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1540 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1540 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1550 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1550 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1600 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1600 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1610 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1610 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1620 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1620 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1630 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 06 Dec 2019 - 1630 UTC
legend for GOES-West color-enhanced channel 7
 

About Band 7

3.9 µm - "Shortwave Window" Band - 2 km resolution - Band 7 has a variety of applications, including fire detection, cloud particle size retrievals, and differentiating between liquid water and ice clouds. Fire hot spots will show up as relatively small dark gray to black pixels.

GOES-16 band 7 corresponds approximately to the old GOES-13 infrared channel.

• For more details, see the Band 7 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 808 KB)

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