The Michibiki satellite entered its quasi-zenith orbit early Monday, Japanese time, the country's space agency announced. The orbit stretches from a low point of 20,268 miles to a high point of 24,202 miles.
Pac-Man (Japanese: Pakkuman) is an arcade game developed by Namco and licensed for distribution in the United States by Midway, first released in Japan on May 22, 1980.
Immensely popular from its original release to the present day, Pac-Man is considered one of the classics of the medium and an icon of 1980s popular culture.
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) intends to embark on major improvements to Japan's domestically-developed H2A rocket, adding high-performance capabilities and cutting down on launch costs in order to compete with Russia and Europe, which currently dominates the market for launching commercial satellites.