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Shijian 4

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1994-010A

Description

SJ 4 (also known as Shijian 4 and Practice 4), a People's Republic of China science payload spacecraft, was launched by a Long March 3-A booster from the Xichang launch site into a near-geostationary orbit. It carried six instruments for measuring particle fluxes and spacecraft electric potential.

Alternate Names

  • SJ 4
  • 22996
  • Shijian4

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1994-02-08
Launch Vehicle: Long March 3A
Launch Site: Xichang, Peoples Republic of China
Mass: 400 kg

Funding Agency

  • China National Space Administration (Peoples Republic of China)

Discipline

  • Space Physics

Additional Information

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