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Yaogan 6



Yaogan 6 is a remote sensing satellite launched on 22 April 2009 at 02:55 UT on a Long March 2C rocket from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in China's north Shanxi Province.

Alternate Names

  • 34839
  • Yaogan6

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2009-04-22
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2C
Launch Site: Taiyuan, Peoples Republic of China

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)


  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

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