NOAA Office of Satellite and Product Operations


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GOES Schedules and Scan Sectors

GOES West (GOES-15)   GOES East (GOES-16)
Imager   Imager
Routine Operations   Full Disk Mode Schedule
Full Disk Operations   ABI Flex Mode (Routine) Schedule
Rapid-Scan Operations    
Rapid Scan (Regional Sector) Operations    
Routine Operations    
Sectors (Imager)   Sectors (Imager)
Routine Scan Overview   Full Disk Scan Sector
Rapid Scan Overview   CONUS Scan Sector
  MESO 1 Scan Sector
PACUS Scan Sector   MESO 2 Scan Sector
Full Disk Scan Sector   GOES-R Series Research Mesoscale Domain Sector (MDS) Request Form
Northern Hemisphere Scan Sector  
Southern Hemisphere Scan Sector    
Sub-CONUS Scan Sector    
Southern Hemisphere Short Scan Sector    
Alternate Regional RSO Sectors (Imager)    
American Samoa    
Sectors (Sounder)    
Sounder Overview    
CONUS Scan Sector    
North Pacific Scan Sector    
Hawaii Scan Sector    
Frame tables from 135°W    
Full Disk    
Northern Hemisphere    

GOES-14 (105W)
Imager Sounder
Routine Operations Routine Operations
Full Disk Operations  
Rapid-Scan Operations Sectors (Sounder)
Super-Rapid-Scan Operations Routine Scan Overview
Super-Rapid Scan Test (SRSOR) CONUS Scan Sector
  Gulf of Mexico Scan Sector
Sectors (Imager) East Caribbean Scan Sector
Routine Scan Overview North Atlantic Scan Sector
Rapid Scan Overview  
CONUS Scan Sector INR Startup Schedules
Full Disk Scan Sector Routine Image Operations
Northern Hemisphere Scan Sector Routine Image Sector Overview
Northern Hemisphere Extended Scan Sector Routine Sounder Operations
Southern Hemisphere Scan Sector Southeast NH Sounder Sector
Southern Hemisphere Small Scan Sector Routine Sounder Sector Overview
Comparison of GOES-East and GOES-East Optimized Schedules