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Rosat
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Class: Astronomy. Type: X-ray. Nation: Germany.

West German extreme UV, X-ray telescope; all-sky survey.


Specification

Total Mass: 2,426 kg.


ROSAT Chronology


01 June 1990 ROSAT Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Delta 6925. Mass: 2,426 kg. Perigee: 539 km. Apogee: 554 km. Inclination: 53.0 deg.

West German extreme UV, X-ray telescope; all-sky survey.



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