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SkySat C3



A commercial Earth observation satellite by Skybox Imaging, licensed to collect high resolution panchromatic and multispectral images of the earth. The satellites operate in a polar inclined, circular orbit at approximately 450 km above the earth.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2016-09-16
    Launch Vehicle: Vega
    Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
    Mass: 120 kg

    Funding Agency

    • Unknown (United States)


    • Earth Science

    Additional Information

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

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