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Sentinel 3B

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2018-039A

Description

Sentinel-3B, a spacecraft dedicated to the study of Earth’s oceans and vegetation. Sentinel-3B is part of the Copernicus programme, a partnership between the European Space Agency (ESA), EUMETSAT and the European Commission to perform Earth science and environmental research from orbit. The launch of Sentinel-3b completes the first-generation satellite constellation for Copernicus.

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2018-04-25
Launch Vehicle: Rokot
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia

Funding Agency

  • European Space Agency (International)

Discipline

  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

 
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