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

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0110 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0110 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0120 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0120 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0130 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0130 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0140 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0140 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0150 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0150 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0200 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0200 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0210 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0210 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0220 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0220 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0230 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0230 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0240 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0240 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0300 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0300 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0310 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 30 May 2024 - 0310 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid

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.

Band 2 is a visible channel and is therefore black during nighttime hours.

• For more details, see the Band 2 - ABI Quick Information Guide, (PDF, 673 KB)