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Platform: NIMBUS-1
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Orbit
Orbit Inclination: 98 degrees
Period: 98.41999816894531 minutes
Perigee: 429.0 km
Apogee: 937.0 km
Orbit Type: GEO > Geosynchronous > Geostationary
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Description
Nimbus-1 was launched in August 1964 and was the first in a series of
second-generation meteorological research-and-development satellites that was
designed to serve as a stabilized, earth-oriented ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1964-08-28
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
USA/NASA
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