Published on: December 11, 2021

NASA’S IXPE MISSION

NASA’S IXPE MISSION

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where to buy dapoxetine in australia NASA launched a new mission named Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer or IXPE.

ABOUT

  • Onboard SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket
  • Sent to its orbit from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida
  • Joint effort of NASA and the Italian Space Agency
  • Will study “the most extreme and mysterious objects in the universe – supernova remnants, supermassive black holes, and dozens of other high-energy objects.”
  • Mission’s primary length is two years
  • Observatory will be at 600 kilometers altitude, orbiting around Earth’s equator
  • Expected to study about 40 celestial objects in its first year in space.