A rocketsonde, a kind of sounding rocket, is a system for atmospheric observations that consists of a rocket that launches instruments that can make weather observations up to an altitude of 75,000 m. Common meteorological rockets are the Loki and Super Loki. A typical rocket is 3.7 m tall and is powered by a 10 cm diameter solid fuel rocket engine. The rocket engine separates at an altitude of 1500 m and the rest of the rocketsonde coasts to apogee. This can be set to an altitude of 20,000 m to 113,000 m. The meteorological instruments record data on temperature, moisture, wind speed and direction, wind shear, atmospheric pressure, and air density. Position data may also be recorded. Rocketsondes were used in the fictional television miniseries Category 7.
The numerical value of ROCKETSONDE in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of ROCKETSONDE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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