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Platform: TRACE > Transition Region and Coronal Explorer
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Orbit Altitude: 700 km
Orbit Inclination: 97.84 degrees
Period: 95.48 m
Perigee: 520.0 km
Apogee: 547.2 km
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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The Transition Region and Coronal Explorer (TRACE) is a NASA Small Explorer
(SMEX) mission to image the solar corona and transition region at high angular
and temporal resolution.

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Launch Date: 1998-04-02
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
Lockheed Martin Solar and Astrophysics Labs
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