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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Satellite

In the context of spaceflight, a satellite is an artificial object which has been intentionally placed into orbit. Such objects are sometimes called artificial satellites to distinguish them from natural satellites such as Earth's Moon.

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A satellite is a moon, planet or machine that orbits a planet or star.

www.space.com/24839-satellites.html

A satellite is an object in space that orbits or circles around a bigger object. There are two kinds of satellites: natural (such as the moon orbiting the Earth) or artificial (such as the ...

www.ssd.noaa.gov/PS/SATS

Satellite Information and Links. GOES Satellites: Main Page Status Special GOES Bulletins General Satellite Messages Routine Eclipse Schedules Wallops, VA Command and Data Acquisition (CDA) facility GOES Satellite Image Server Additional Satellite Imagery NESDIS Fly Out Charts for GOES 13-15, R-U Series

www.nesdis.noaa.gov/content/our-satellites

These systems maintain the satellites precise orbits and provide the uninterrupted flow of environmental information forecasters and emergency managers rely on. International Satellites. ... Web site owner: The NOAA National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service ...

www.ospo.noaa.gov/Operations/index.html

The Office of Satellite and Product Operations (OSPO) is part of the National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service (NESDIS). NESDIS is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and the Department of Commerce.

www.digitalglobe.com/resources

DigitalGlobe is the global leader in satellite imagery, geospatial information, and location-based intelligence.

www.weather.gov/satellite

GeoColor: GOES East. Geocolor is a multispectral product composed of True Color (using a simulated green component) during the daytime, and an Infrared product that uses bands 7 and 13 at night.

www.lyngsat.com

LyngSat is a registered trademark, owned by Lyngemark Satellite. Advertisements ...

www.nesdis.noaa.gov

Here at the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) we provide secure and timely access to global environmental data and information from satellites and other sources to promote and protect the Nation's security, environment, economy, and quality of life.