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LightSail 2 Orbit Apogee and Perigee Since Launch

LightSail 2 Orbit Apogee and Perigee Since Launch

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LightSail 2 Orbit Apogee and Perigee Since Launch
This chart shows LightSail 2’s orbit apogee and perigee since launch. From 26 July to 30 July, the spacecraft raised its orbital high point, or apogee, by about 2 kilometers. A PDF version of this chart is available.

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