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27 Jan 2023 - 11:53 EST
27 Jan 2023 - 16:53 UTC

GOES-West - Sector view: Central Alaska - Band 2

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Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1430 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1430 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1440 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1440 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1450 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1450 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1500 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1500 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1510 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1510 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1520 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1520 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1530 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1530 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1540 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1540 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1550 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1550 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1600 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1600 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1620 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1620 UTC Latitude / Longitude grid
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1630 UTC
Band 2 - 0.64 µm - Red - Visible - 27 Jan 2023 - 1630 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)