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GOES-East - Sector view: Southern Mississippi Valley - Band 10

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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0346 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0356 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0401 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0406 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0411 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0416 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0421 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0426 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0431 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0436 UTC
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Band 10 - 7.3 µm - Lower-level Water Vapor - IR - 28 Jan 2020 - 0441 UTC
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legend for GOES-East color-enhanced channels 8-10
 

About Band 10

7.3 µm - "Lower-level Water Vapor" Band - 2 km resolution - Band 10 is a water vapor band, meaning it is capable of detecting water vapor at middle to lower portions of the atmosphere, in addition to high clouds. It can detect water vapor lower in the troposphere compared to the water vapor band on the legacy GOES-13 and -15 imager.

The imager on GOES-16 features three mid-level water vapor bands instead of the single water vapor band on the GOES-13 Imager. The single water vapor band on GOES-13 contained a mixture of water vapor features over many levels of the troposphere, but GOES-16 enables us to focus on water vapor in the upper troposphere (band 8), the middle troposphere (band 9), or the lower troposphere (band 10). The GOES-13 Imager water vapor channel is between ABI bands 8 and 9.

• For more details, see the Band 10 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 599 KB)

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