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Gaofen 6


Designation 43484 / 18048A
Launch date 2 Jun 2018
Country of origin China
Mission Remote sensing
Perigee/Apogee 640 km, sun-synchronous
Inclination 98.1°
Period 97.5 min
Launch vehicle Long March 2D #257

For agricultural resources research and disaster monitoring. 2m resolution

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Technical data


Prime contractor CAST
Platform 2000
Mass at launch 1064 kg
Dry mass  
Solar array  
DC power  
Design lifetime 8 years

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