GOES-14 is out of Storage

August 1st, 2016 |

 

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GOES-14 Imager Channels at 1755 UTC on 1 August 2016 [Click to enlarge]

GOES-14 has again been reactivated, and is distributing data from its location over the Equator at 105 W. GOES-14 will be entering SRSO-R mode next week, starting on 9 August (link) and continuing through 26 August.

Short animations of GOES-14 Visible (0.63 um) and Infrared Window (10.7 um) imagery are shown below.

GOES-14 Visible (0.63 um) images [click to play animation]

GOES-14 Visible (0.63 um) images [click to play animation]

GOES-14 Infrared Window (10.7 um) images [click to play animation]

GOES-14 Infrared Window (10.7 um) images [click to play animation]

A 3-panel comparison, below, shows Idaho/Montana wildfire smoke plumes as viewed from GOES-15 (GOES-West), GOES-14 and GOES-13 (GOES-East). The images are displayed in the native projection of each satellite.

GOES-15 (left), GOES-14 (center) and GOES-13 (right) Visible (0.63 µm) images [click to play animation]

GOES-15 (left), GOES-14 (center) and GOES-13 (right) Visible (0.63 µm) images [click to play animation]