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Platform: POLAR > POLAR
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Orbit
Orbit Inclination: 85.9 degrees
Period: 938.1 min
Perigee: 185 km
Apogee: 50551 km
Orbit Type: HEO > Highly Elliptical Orbit
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Description
The Polar spacecraft was launched on February 24, 1996, to obtain data from
both high- and low-altitude perspectives of this active region of geospace.
High above the poles the particles of the solar ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1996-02-24
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral/Kennedy Space Center, USA
Primary Sponsors:
NASA
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