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Beijing 3B



The Beijing-3B satellite is a follow-up to the Beijing-3A satellite, which launched in November of 2021. The Beijing-3B satellite is a remote sensing optical satellite developed and operated by the Twenty-First Century Aerospace Technology Company Ltd. The satellite will obtain high-quality and high-resolution imagery of the Earth–due to the satellite being in SSO, it will be able to image every part of the Earth under the same lighting conditions every day.

Alternate Names

  • 53587
  • Beijing3B

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2022-08-24
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2D
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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