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Platform: DMSP 5D-1/F3 > Defense Meteorological Satellite Program-F3
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Orbit
Orbit Inclination: 97.6°
Period: 96.89 minutes
Perigee: 564.0 km
Apogee: 653.0 km
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
[Source: National Space Science Data Center, http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/nmc/spacecraftDisplay.do?id=1978-042A ]

DMSD 5D-1/F3 was one of a series of meteorological satellites developed and operated by ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1978-05-01
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
Department of Defense-Department of the Air Force (United States)
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