This display requires that JavaScripts be enabled in your browser. For instructions, view

Platform: NIMBUS-7
View entire text

Synonymous Platform Names:
View entire text
Platform-based Instruments:
View entire text
Orbit Altitude: 955 km
Orbit Inclination: 99.1 degree
Equator Crossing: 12:00 PM for ascending and 12:00 AM for descending
Period: 104.15 min.
Repeat Cycle: 6 days
Related Data Sets
The Nimbus 7 research-and-development satellite served as a
stabilized, earth-oriented platform for the testing of advanced
systems for sensing and collecting data in the pollution,
oceanographic and ... View entire text
Online Resource:

Launch Date: 1978-10-24
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
Close This Window