This display requires that JavaScripts be enabled in your browser. For instructions, view

Platform: DMSP 5D-2/F9 > Defense Meteorological Satellite Program-F9
View entire text

Synonymous Platform Names:
View entire text
Platform-based Instruments:
View entire text
Orbit Inclination: 98.6°
Period: 101.2 minutes
Perigee: 818.8 km
Apogee: 818.8 km
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
Related Data Sets
[Source: National Space Science Data Center, ]

DMSP 5D-2/F9 is one of a series of meteorological satellites developed and operated by ... View entire text
Online Resource:

Launch Date: 1988-02-03
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
Department of Defense-Department of the Air Force (United States)
Close This Window