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Platform: FY-1 > China's Meteorological Satellite-1
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Platform-based Instruments:
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 863 km
Orbit Inclination: 98.8 degrees
Equator Crossing: 8:53 AM
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
FY-1 is China's meteorological satellite. Multichannel Visible
and IR Scan Radiometer (MVISR) is the major sensor of FY- 1. The
total number of channels of the sensor is increased from 5
channels in ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1988-09-06
Launch Site: Taiyuan Space Launch Center, China
Primary Sponsors:
China National Meteorology Center
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