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GOES-East - Sector view: Southern Rockies - Band 6

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Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0651 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0651 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0656 UTC
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Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0701 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0701 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0706 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0706 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0711 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0711 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0716 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0716 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0721 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0721 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0726 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0726 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0731 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0731 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0736 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0736 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0741 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0741 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0746 UTC
Band 6 - 2.2 µm - Cloud Particle - Near IR - 14 Aug 2020 - 0746 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid for
 

About Band 6

2.2 µm - "Cloud Particle Size" Band - 2 km resolution - in conjunction with other bands, Band 6 will enable cloud particle size estimation. Cloud particle growth is an indication of cloud development and intensity of that development. Other applications include: use in aerosol particle size estimation, cloud screening, hot-spot detection, and snow detection.

• For more details, see the Band 6 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 554 KB)

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