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NASA launched Sentinel satellite to track Earth’s sea level rise  


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  • NASA launched the Copernicus Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite to monitor oceans.
  • The satellite was launched in SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. The satellite launch was a part of the Mission Jason Continuity of Service.
  • The mission was launched to measure the height of the ocean. Measuring the height of the ocean is one of the key components in understanding the climate change.
  • The spacecraft consists of two components. The other component of the spacecraft is to be launched in 2025.