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WMAP Spacecraft > WMAP Delta II Rocket Launch

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WMAP Delta II Rocket Launch

The WMAP Spacecraft was launched on June 30, 2001. It was an almost perfect launch, on time to the second. This photo is taken at Kennedy Spaceflight Center Launch, Pad 17B.

Credit: NASA / Kennedy Space Flight Center

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