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What does SS stand for?

SS stands for Sun Synchronous


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Sun Synchronous Orbits. These orbits allows a satellite to pass over a section of the Earth at the same time of day. Since there are 365 days in a year and 360...
A Sun-synchronous orbit (SSO, sometimes called a heliosynchronous orbit [1]) is a geocentric orbit which combines altitude and inclination in such a way that an...
Sun-synchronous orbit or a heliosynchronous orbit very important because of its particular importance to satellites intended for remote sensing and military applications.
The Details. Launch Date: March 1, 1984; Status: MSS instrument decommissioned; Sensors: TM, MSS; Altitude: 705 km; Inclination: 98.2° Orbit: polar, sun-synchronous