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Observatories

Observatories in Space



List of current and planned telescope observatories orbiting in space. LEO=Low Earth Orbit; HHEO=Highly-Eccentric Earth Orbit; L=Lagrange point.

If you are interested in the associated rocket launches for space telescopes, see the 2019-2025 Space Launch Calendar.





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