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Shijian 7



Shijian 7 is a Chinese (PRC) satellite that was launched by a Long March 2D rocket from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center at 22:40 UT (at 06:40 a.m.) on 05 July 2005. "It will monitor the space environment and conduct other special scientific and technological experiments during a three year time-span.", according to Xinhua News agency.

Alternate Names

  • 28737
  • SJ 7
  • Shijian7

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2005-07-05
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2D
Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China

Funding Agency

  • China National Space Administration (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Space Physics
  • Engineering

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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