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Platform: LANDSAT
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Orbit
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
Landsat 1, 2 and 3 operated in a circular, Sun-synchronous, near-polar orbit at
an altitude of approximately 913 km (567 miles), with a nominal 9:30 a.m.
crossing of the Equator during the descending ... View entire text
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