NOAA Office of Satellite and Product Operations

Please Note:  

To view imagery from the operational GOES East (GOES-16) and GOES West (GOES-17) satellites, users may visit

Sea Surface Temperature Image Animation (Full)
over the past six months

Notice: Archived 50km data and images are still available.
To view upgraded 5km images view our: Current Operational Coral Bleaching Daily Products
No Animation Page: The animation products are no longer supported.

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Animation of SST Images from 45 deg N to 45 deg S latitude

Sea Surface Temperature Animated GIF Images

Static Sea Surface Temperature Images


Regularly Updated Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Imagery:
SST contour charts  |  High resolution CoastWatch imagery

Regularly Updated Operational Coral Bleaching Monitoring Products: Retrospective Coral Bleaching Monitoring Products: Other Links of Interest:

50 km Nighttime SST

SST Anomalies


Degree Heating Weeks

Bleaching Alert Area

Coral Bleaching Virtual Stations

Satellite Bleaching Alerts

1984-1998 SST monthly means

1984-1998 SST monthly mean Anomalies

1998/1999 seasonal DHWs

Ocean Surface Winds

STAR Satellite Oceanography Division

Comprehensive Large Array-data Stewardship System

National Climatic Data Center

Polar Orbiter Data and NOAA KLM User's Guides