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Platform: ADEOS-II > Advanced Earth Observing Satellite-II
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 802.92km
Orbit Inclination: 98.62 degrees
Period: 101 minutes
Repeat Cycle: 4 days
Perigee: 806.0 km
Apogee: 807.0 km
Orbit Type: MEO > SEMI-SYNCHRONOUS > GEODETIC/SPACE ENVIRONMENT
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Description
ADEOS (ADvanced Earth Observation Satellite), developed by the Japanese space agency JAXA. ADEOS-II, the successor to ADEOS, has been developed to advance Earth observation technologies. It acquires ... View entire text
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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: 3 years
Launch Date: 2002-12-14
Launch Site: Tanegashima Island, Japan
Primary Sponsors:
Japan/JAXA
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