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Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0126 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0126 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0131 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0131 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0136 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0136 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0141 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0141 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0146 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0146 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0151 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0151 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0156 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0156 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0201 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0201 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0206 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0206 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0211 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0211 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0216 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0216 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0221 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 28 Nov 2022 - 0221 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
 

About Band 5

1.6 µm - Snow/Ice Band - 1 km resolution - During the day band 5 can be used to differentiate ice clouds and snow (relatively dark) from liquid water clouds (relatively bright), such as fog and stratus. It can also detect very hot fires both day and night.

Band 5 is a visible channel and is therefore black during nighttime hours.

• For more details, see the Band 5 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 577 KB)