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Platform: GOES-12 > Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite 12
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Orbit Type: GEO > GEOSYNCHRONOUS > GEOSTATIONARY
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Description
GOES-12 (GOES-M) was launched July 23, 2001 from Cape Canaveral Air
Station. On Tuesday April 1, 2003 at approximately 1815 UTC, GOES-12
replaced GOES-8 as the operational GOES East Satellite.

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Launch Date: 2001-07-23
Launch Site: CAPE CANAVERAL/KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, USA
Primary Sponsors:
USA/NASA
USA/NOAA
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