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Yaogan 9

Also called Yaogan 9A


Designation 36413 / 10009A
Launch date 5 Mar 2010
Country of origin China
Mission Remote sensing
Perigee/Apogee 1085/1110 km
Inclination 63.4°
Period 107.1 min
Launch vehicle Long March #120

Might be a low resolution satellite for both civilian and military applications. Might be for ocean surveillance.

Was launched with 2 sub satellites, known as Yaogan 9B and 9C

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