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Oceansat 2



Oceansat 2 was launched as the primary payload on an Indian PSLV rocket from Sriharikota on 23 September 2009 at 06:21 UT. The 960 kg remote sensing ocean monitoring satellite carries three instruments. The satellite is intended for a Sun-synchronous orbit of 728 km and inclination of 98.28°.

Alternate Names

  • 35931
  • Oceansat2

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2009-09-23
Launch Vehicle: PSLV-CA
Launch Site: Sriharikota, India

Funding Agency

  • Indian Space Research Organization (India)


  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

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