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Platform: SOLRAD-9 > Solar Radiation-9
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Orbit
Orbit Inclination: 59.3 degrees
Period: 92.4 minutes
Perigee: 353 km
Apogee: 433 km
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Description
This NRL satellite was one of the Solrad series that began
in 1960 to provide continuous coverage of solar radiation
with a set of standard photometers. Solrad 9 was a
spin-stabilized satellite ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1968-03-15
Primary Sponsors:
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