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NOAA's Deep Space Climate Observatory spacecraft or DSCOVR gets a boost into space aboard the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.

NASA

NASA
Washington, DC, United States

NOAA’s Deep Space Climate Observatory spacecraft, or DSCOVR, gets a boost into space aboard the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. Liftoff from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida occurred at 6:03 p.m. EST. DSCOVR is a partnership between NOAA, NASA and the U.S. Air Force, and will maintain the nation's real-time solar wind monitoring capabilities. To learn more about DSCOVR, visit http://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/DSCOVR.
Photo credit: NASA/Tony Gray and Tim Powers

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  • Title: NOAA's Deep Space Climate Observatory spacecraft or DSCOVR gets a boost into space aboard the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.
  • Location: Cape Canaveral, FL
  • Owner: KSC
  • Album: cbabir
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