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GOES Imager Products
products generated from imager data

3.78 - 4.03 micrometers (short wave infrared window) - at 4 km, useful for identifying fog at night, discriminating between water clouds and snow or ice crystal clouds, detecting fires and volcanoes, and determining sea surface temperatures.

[Image: forest fire identification (76K)]
Image provided by GOES-8 Results (NASA-Goddard)

Terms for using data resources. CD-ROM available.
Credits and Acknowledgments for WW2010.
Department of Atmospheric Sciences (DAS) at
the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.