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GOES-East Mesoscale view - Tropospheric Dust Content at 40°N - 94°W - Daviess County, MO

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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1029 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1029 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1030 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1031 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1032 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1033 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1034 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1035 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1036 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1037 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1038 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1039 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1040 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1041 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1042 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1043 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1044 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1045 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1045 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1046 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1046 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1047 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1047 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1048 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1049 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1049 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1050 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1050 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1051 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1052 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1052 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1053 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1053 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1054 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1054 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1055 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1056 UTC
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Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1057 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1058 UTC
Tropospheric Dust Content - RGB for identifying tropospheric dust - 20 Aug 2022 - 1058 UTC
 

About Tropospheric Dust Content

Dust RGB Dust can be hard to see in visible and infrared imagery because it is optically thin, or because it appears similar to other cloud types such as cirrus. The RGB product is able to contrast airborne dust from clouds using band differencing and the IR thermal channel. The IR band differencing allows dust storms to be observed during both daytime and at night.

• For more details, see the Dust RGB Quick Guide, (PDF, 978 KB)