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Platform: NOAA-12 > National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration-12
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Orbit
Orbit Inclination: 98.70 deg
Period: 101.3 minutes
Perigee: 821.0 km
Apogee: 841.0 km
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
[Source: National Space Science Data Center (NSSDC), http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/nmc/spacecraftDisplay.do?id=1991-032A ]

NOAA-12 (NOAA-D before launch) is a third-generation operational meteorological ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1991-05-14
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
USA/NASA
USA/NOAA
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