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NOAA Photo Library Image - spac0546

GOES-K launch from Cape Canaveral. The GOES series of satellites are placed in geosynchronous orbit at 22,240 miles above the Earth's equator. This satellite was placed at 105 W Longitude and called GOES-10 once orbit was achieved.

Image ID: spac0546, NOAA In Space Collection
Photo Date: 1997 April 25
Credit: Courtesy of NASA

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