China launches new marine satellite

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Added On October 26, 2018

 China sent a new marine satellite into orbit on Thursday morning.

 
The new satellite, or the HY-2B satellite, took off from the Taiyuan Satellite 
Launch Center in north China's Shanxi province.
 
The HY-2B is an ocean dynamic satellite.
 
It will form a network with the subsequent HY-2C and HY-2D for maritime environmental monitoring.