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GOES-West - Sector view: U.S. Pacific Coast - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1630 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1630 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1640 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1640 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1650 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1650 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1700 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1700 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1710 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1710 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1720 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1720 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1730 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1730 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1750 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1750 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1800 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1800 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1810 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1810 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1820 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1820 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1830 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 05 Jul 2022 - 1830 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.

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)