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GOES-East - Sector view: Southern Plains - Fire Temperature

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Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2251 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2251 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2256 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2256 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2301 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2301 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2306 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2306 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2311 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2311 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2316 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2316 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2321 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2321 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2326 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2326 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2331 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2331 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2336 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2336 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2341 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2341 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2346 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2346 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2351 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2351 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2356 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 01 Dec 2022 - 2356 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0001 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0001 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0006 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0006 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0011 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0011 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0016 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0016 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0021 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0021 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0026 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0026 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0031 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0031 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0036 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0036 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0041 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0041 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0046 UTC
Fire Temperature - RGB used to highlight fires - 02 Dec 2022 - 0046 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
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About Fire Temperature

Fire Temperature RGB allows the user to identify where the most intense fires are occurring and differentiate these from "cooler" fires. The RGB takes advantage of the fact that from 3.9µm to shorter wavelengths, background solar radiation and surface reflectance increases. This means that fires need to be more intense in order to be detected by the 2.2 and 1.6µm bands, as more intense fires emit more radiation at these wavelengths. Therefore, small/"cool" fires will only show up at 3.9µm and appear red while increases in fire intensity cause greater contributions of the other channels resulting in white very intense fires.

• For more details, see the Fire Temperature RGB Quick Guide, (PDF, 1.2 MB)