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GOES-West Mesoscale view - GeoColor at 55°N - 149°W - North Pacific Ocean

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GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1243 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1243 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1244 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1244 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1245 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1245 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1246 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1246 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1247 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1247 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1248 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1248 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1249 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1249 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1250 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1250 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1251 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1251 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1252 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1252 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1253 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1253 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1254 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1254 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1255 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1255 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1256 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1256 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1257 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1257 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1258 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1258 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1259 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1259 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1300 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1300 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1301 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1301 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1302 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1302 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1303 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1303 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1304 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1304 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1305 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1305 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1306 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1306 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1307 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1307 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1308 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1308 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1309 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1309 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1310 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1310 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1311 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1311 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1312 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 26 Sep 2022 - 1312 UTC
 

About GeoColor

GeoColor is a multispectral product composed of True Color (using a simulated green component) during daytime, and an Infrared product that uses bands 7 and 13 at night. During the day, the imagery looks approximately as it would when viewed with human eyes from space. At night, the blue colors represent liquid water clouds such as fog and stratus, while gray to white indicate higher ice clouds, and the city lights come from a static database derived from the VIIRS Day Night Band.

GeoColor was developed at the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) and the STAR Regional and Mesoscale Meteorology Branch (RAMMB). For a full description of the algorithm, please see this article.

Please credit CIRA/NOAA when using GeoColor imagery.

NOTE: Lighted areas shown in nighttime images are not real-time depictions of city lights. The layer is derived from a compilation of JPSS VIIRS Day Night Band images and is included for orientation purposes.

• For more details, see the CIRA GeoColor Product Quick Guide, (PDF, 1.24 MB)