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Artist's impresion of the Small Astronomical Satellite (SAS) 3, 1975.

NASA

Artist's impresion of the Small Astronomical Satellite (SAS) 3, 1975.
3 2 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 24cm

Description

The third and last in the Small Astronomical Satellites series, SAS 3, also known as Explorer 53, was launched on 7th May 1975 by a Scout rocket from the San Marco platform off the coast of Kenya. It carried equipment to study X-ray sources within and beyond our Galaxy.

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10299296

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