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GOES-East - Sector view: Central America - Band 7

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Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0700 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0700 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0720 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0720 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0730 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0730 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0740 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0740 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0750 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0750 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0800 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0800 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0820 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0820 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0840 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0840 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0850 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0850 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0900 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0900 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0910 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0910 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0920 UTC
Band 7 - 3.9 µm - Shortwave Window - IR - 29 May 2022 - 0920 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
legend for color-enhanced infrared 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)