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GRANAT

(observatory-satellite for detecting gamma rays and X-rays)

GRANAT was a gamma-ray/X-ray space observatory launched by the Soviet Union in 1989, fully functioning until 1994 and partially functioning until 1998. France, Denmark and Bulgaria collaborated. Instruments included:


(telescope,gamma rays,X-ray,spacecraft,Russia,past)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Granat
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GRSGRS 1124-683 

Referenced by pages:
gamma rays (GR)

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