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Shijian 6C



Shijian 6C is one of two Chinese (PRC) satellites that was launched by a Long March 4B rocket from Taiyuan launch center in Shanxi province on 23 October 2006 at 23:34 UT (07:34 a.m., 24 October). It carries radiation detectors and other space environment-related instruments.

Alternate Names

  • 29505
  • SJ 6C
  • Shijian6C

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2006-10-23
Launch Vehicle: Long March 4B
Launch Site: Taiyuan, Peoples Republic of China

Funding Agency

  • China National Space Administration (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Space Physics

Additional Information

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

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