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Platform: GOCE > Gravity Field and Steady-State Ocean Circulation Explorer
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 250 km (Hibernation 270 km)
Orbit Inclination: 96.7°
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
[Source: ESA GOCE Home page, http://www.esa.int/esaLP/ESAYEK1VMOC_LPgoce_0.html ]

Launched on 17 March 2009 - End of mission 10 November 2013, ESA's Gravity field and steady-state Ocean Circulation ... View entire text
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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: 20 months
Launch Date: 2009-03-17
Launch Site: Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia
Primary Sponsors:
ESA
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