Polar-Orbiting Satellite

Science / Weather / Polar-Orbiting Satellite: A satellite whose orbit passes over both of the earth's between poles.

Other Words for Satellite

Satellite Adjective Synonyms: moon, spacecraft, sputnik
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Geostationary Satellite

Science / Weather / Geostationary Satellite: An orbiting weather satellite that maintains the same position over the equator during the earth's rotation. Also known as GOES, an acronym for Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite. Relat MORE

Satellite Master Antenna (SMATV)

Technology / Television (TV) / Satellite Master Antenna (SMATV): Serves housing complexes and hotels: signals received via satellite and distributed by coaxial cable. MORE

Satellite Images

Science / Weather / Satellite Images: Images taken by a weather satellite that reveal information, such as the flow of water vapor, the movement of frontal system, and the development of a tropical system. Looping individual images aids m MORE

Satellite Radar

Technology / Radar / Satellite Radar: Satellite radar systems can be used for a variety of surveillance applications. MORE

Satellite Speaker

Technology / Home Audio / Satellite Speaker: A small speaker with limited bass response that's often designed to be used with a matching subwoofer. MORE

Satellite Station

Technology / Television (TV) / Satellite Station: A station that has agreed to rebroadcast the transmission of another station (generally operating in a larger nearby market) to an area that cannot otherwise be served by that station. MORE

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