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GOES-East - Sector view: Southern Plains - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0356 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0356 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0401 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0401 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0406 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0406 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0411 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0411 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0416 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0416 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0421 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0421 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0426 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0426 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0431 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0431 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0436 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0436 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0441 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0441 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0446 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0446 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0451 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 15 Apr 2021 - 0451 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
 

About Band 2

0.64 µm - Red Band - 0.5 km resolution - Visible band 2 is in the red portion of the spectrum and has the highest resolution of any ABI band at 0.5 km, and for that reason is the primary visible band. It is used primarily to monitor the evolution of clouds throughout the daylight hours.

GOES-16 Band 2 corresponds approximately to the old GOES-13 visible channel.

• For more details, see the Band 2 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 673 KB)

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