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GOES-18 Full Disk - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0210 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0210 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0220 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0220 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0230 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0230 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0250 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0250 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0300 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0300 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0310 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0310 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0320 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0320 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0330 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0330 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0340 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0340 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0350 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0350 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0400 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0400 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0410 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 14 Aug 2022 - 0410 UTC
 

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)