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TAIYUAN: China successfully sent a high-resolution multi-mode imaging satellite into the planned orbit from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north China's Shanxi Province on Friday.
The satellite was launched by a Long March-4B carrier rocket at 11:10 a.m. (Beijing Time), according to the China National Space Administration.
Friday's launch was the 337th by the Long March rocket series. (Courtesy: Xinhua)