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GOES-West Mesoscale view - GeoColor at 41°N - 108°W - Moffat County, CO

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GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1600 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1600 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1601 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1601 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1602 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1602 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1603 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1603 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1604 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1604 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1605 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1605 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1606 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1606 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1607 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1607 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1608 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1608 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1609 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1609 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1610 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1610 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1611 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1611 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1612 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1612 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1613 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1613 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1614 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1614 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1615 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1615 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1616 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1616 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1617 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1617 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1618 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1618 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1619 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1619 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1620 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1620 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1621 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1621 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1622 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1622 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1623 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1623 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1624 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1624 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1625 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1625 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1626 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1626 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1627 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1627 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1628 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1628 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1629 UTC
GeoColor - True Color daytime, multispectral IR at night - 21 Jun 2024 - 1629 UTC

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)