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Platform: DMSP 5D-1/F2 > Defense Meteorological Satellite Program-F2
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Orbit
Orbit Inclination: 99.0°
Period: 101.7 minutes
Perigee: 811.0 km
Apogee: 869.0 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=1977-044A ]

DMSP 5D-1/F2 was one of a series of meteorological satellites developed and operated by ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1977-06-05
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
Department of Defense-Department of the Air Force (United States)
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