9 Dec 2021 - 04:24 UTC
GOES-East - Sector view: Tropical Atlantic - Band 12
2 hour loop - 12 images - 10 minute update
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About Band 12
9.6 µm - "Ozone" Band - 2 km resolution - Band 12 will provide information both day and night about the dynamics of the atmosphere near the tropopause with high spatial and temporal resolutions. For clear (cloud-free) scenes of view, this band is cooler than the IR window bands because of absorption due to ozone.
• For more details, see the Band 12 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 803 KB)