• Please note:  This site will continue to display GOES-15 (GOES-West Backup) imagery until the satellite’s decommissioning. GOES-15 (GOES-West Backup) operations (originally scheduled to continue only through early July 2019) has been extended at least through December 31, 2019. To view imagery from the operational GOES East (GOES-16) and GOES West (GOES-17) satellites, users may visit https://www.star.nesdis.noaa.gov/goes/.

    NOAA GOES Geostationary Satellite Server
    NOAA GOES Geostationary Satellite Server

    Northwest Pacific Infrared:

    Other Himawari-8 Sectors

    Northwest Pacific
    Himawari 8 Northwest Pacific Infrared
    IR  |  IR2  |  VIS  |  WV
    West Pacific
    Himawari 8 West Pacific Infrared
    IR  |  IR2  |  VIS  |  WV

    West Central Pacific
    Himawari 8 West Central Pacific Infrared
    IR  |  IR2  |  VIS  |  WV

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    Himawari-8 Southern Hemisphere Channels

    Himawari-8 Southern Hemisphere Infrared
    Infrared, Channel 2
    Himawari-8 Southern Hemisphere Infrared, Channel 2

    Himawari-8 Southern Hemisphere Visible
    Water Vapor
    Himawari-8 Southern Hemisphere Water Vapor

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