Select the region or map center location [ICAO identifier (e.g. KALB) or WMO number (e.g. 72518) or latitude,longitude pair (e.g. 41.93,-88.71)]/zoom factor, the AREA imagery type, time, the desired image size, and type of output.
If you don't set the date, you will get the latest data available.
AREA file data only go back to 15 days from the current date.
For loops, the date/time selected will be the approximate end time of the ~12 hour loop.
The zoom function only works in conjunction with the map center location option, not with the pre-defined regions.
Only the regular 10.7 um IR satellite images can be displayed with color enhancement. The legend with approximate cloud top levels is shown below: