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GOES-West - Sector view: Tropical Pacific - Band 5

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Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0440 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0440 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0450 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0450 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0500 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0500 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0510 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0510 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0520 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0520 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0530 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0530 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0540 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0540 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0550 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0550 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0600 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0600 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0615 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0615 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0630 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0630 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0645 UTC
Band 5 - 1.6 µm - Snow/Ice - Near IR - 16 Apr 2021 - 0645 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.

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

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