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GOES-West - Sector view: Northern Pacific - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0100 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0100 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0110 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0110 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0120 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0120 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0130 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0130 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0140 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0140 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0150 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0150 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0200 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0200 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0210 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0210 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0220 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0220 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0230 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0230 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0250 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0250 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0300 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 20 May 2022 - 0300 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)