|Mission type||Earth observation|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||6 May 2012, 07:10:05 UTC|
|Rocket||Chang Zheng 2D|
|Launch site||Jiuquan LA-4/SLS-2|
|Perigee altitude||492 kilometres (306 mi)|
|Apogee altitude||504 kilometres (313 mi)|
|Epoch||6 May 2012|
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