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Platform: DMSP 5D-1/F1 > Defense Meteorological Satellite Program-F1
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 830 km
Orbit Inclination: 98.6 degrees
Period: 101.3 min
Perigee: 806 km
Apogee: 832 km
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
[Source: National Space Science Data Center, http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/nmc/spacecraftDisplay.do?id=1976-091A ]

DMSP-5D-1/F1 was one of a series of meteorological satellites developed and operated by ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1976-09-11
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
Department of Defense-Department of the Air Force (United States)
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